The Thief of Bagdad

Conrad Veidt, June Duprez (starring)
Michael Powell, Ludwig Berger, Tim Whelan (directors)
Lajos Biro, Miles Malleson (screenwriters)
Sabu, John Justin (starring)

Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1940. Vintage reference photograph from the 1940 film. With one provenance stamp on the verso.

Based on the 1924 film directed by Raoul Walsh, about the fantastical adventures of legendary thief Abu and the rightful sultan of Bagdad. Producer Alexander Korda's most successful film in the US, nominated for four Academy Awards and winning three, including Best Cinematography.

Shot on location in Arizona and England.

8 x 10 inches. Very Good plus.

Criterion Collection 431. Ebert III. Rosenbaum 1000. Weldon 1983.

[Book #159345]