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  149. Richard Burton “Marcellus Gallio” costume sketch by Santiago for The Robe.(TCF, 1953) Vintage original sketch accomplished in pencil and gouache on 15 x 20 in. artists board.With pencil notation in the upper left corner and signed by the artist in lower right beneath art. Exhibiting production wear, age, minor toning and soft corners. In vintage very good to fine condition. This lot is from the estate of Dwight Richard Odle (1941-2018). Proceeds will go to the St. Jude’s Memorial Foundation. $300 - $500
150. Elois Jenssen costume sketch for Lucille Ball as “Lucy Ricardo” as “Marilyn Monroe” from I Love Lucy. (Desilu, 1951 - 1957) Vintage original costume sketch accomplished in pencil, gouache and ink on 10 x 15 in. artists vellum. Elois Jenssen was Lucille Ball’s designer of choice, who is credited with creating the “Lucy Look”.This dress design was created for the I Love Lucy Episode: “Ricky’s Movie Offer”, which aired on Nov. 8th, 1954. In the episode,“Lucy” transforms herself into Marilyn Monroe to try to win a role in Ricky’s (Desi Arnaz) new Hollywood film.This costume was then repurposed into a showgirl costume for subsequent episodes:“Ethel’s Home Town (Jan. 31, 1955) and “Lucy Meets the Queen” (Jan. 30, 1956). Signed boldly in the lower right of art, “Elois Jenssen” and initialed “L.B.” (Lucille Ball).The sketch has also been initialed by show producer Jess Oppenheimer and legendary director of photography Karl Freund. The sketch exhibits minor age and handling and remains in vintage fine condition. Presented in a frame and mat with windows featuring images of Lucy wearing the costume on set and the original Profiles description. Provenance: Profiles in History Auction 17, Lot. 460, 2003. $2,000 - $3,000
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