Original photograph of Fritz Lang with his toy monkey Peter, circa 1960s

N.p. N.p., Circa 1960s. Vintage borderless photograph of director Fritz Lang tucking his toy monkey into bed. Stamp of photographer (and actor) Howard Vernon on the verso.

Lang had a self-proclaimed weakness for stuffed monkeys, and the creatures were often found perched on cameras on his film sets. His favorite, a toy monkey he named Peter, accompanied him on his travels in his later life.

5 x 7 inches. Near Fine.


[Book #158022]