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   283. Universal’s All-Star Drive 1968 promotional camera ashtray/paperweight. (1968) Vintage original metal figural paperweight of a movie camera on tripod with base with divot in the center to be used as an ashtray or coin dish, etc. Measuring 5.5 x 3.5 x 3.5 in., affixed to each face of the triangular base are 2 x .25 in. engraved brass plaques engraved with, 1- “A Winning Slate in ’68, June 30 – Dec. 28”, 1- “Universal All-Star Picture Drive” and 1- “Vote the Universal Ticket”. Exhibiting age, handling and minor scratching. In vintage very good condition. $300 - $500
284. Christopher Lee as “Count Dracula” signed color photograph.(Hammer,1970s/signed later) Original contemporary color photograph measuring 8 x 10 in. featuring Sir Christopher Lee in a particularly menacing pose. Signed at the lower center in gold ink, “To Allen, Christopher Lee”. Exhibiting minor age and handling. In very good to fine condition. $100 - $150
285. Original prop painting of Cristina Ferrare as “Linda Kingsley” in The Impossible Years. (MGM, 1968) Vintage original painting accomplished in gouache on paper affixed to wooden frame measuring 48 x 39.75 in. One of at least two versions of the controversial nude paintings of “Jonathan Kingsley’s” (David Niven’s) daughter in the film. One gets destroyed while Jonathan and the artist, “Bartholmew Smuts” (Fred Cooper) have a tug of war. Later in the film’s plot, Smuts paints a replacement. Exhibiting production wear and age, paper loss along upper right edge not affecting the central image, and some soiling. Overall in vintage very good condition. $400 - $600

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