The Prodigal

Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1954. Vintage publicity photograph from the 1955 film, showing a bejeweled Lana Turner posing next to a treasure trunk. Two holograph pencil annotations on the verso.

Based on the Biblical story, about a wealthy young man who renounces his faith after he is seduced by a pagan priestess and cheated of his fortune while traveling in Damascus.

8 x 10 inches. Short closed tear on the top edge that has been repaired with paper tape on the verso, else Near Fine.

[Book #157292]