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Gilbert Taylor: A signed colour photograph of the English actor Peter Mayhew (1944–2019) in his role as Chewbacca in “Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope”. Direction: George Lucas. Photo size 25×20.5 cm. Frame size 43×33 cm.

Peter Mayhew was born with the rare connective tissue disease Marfan's Syndrome, which induces exaggerated growth. When he was at his peak his height was 2.21 metres. Ironically, it was his disease that made him evident for the role as Chewbacca.

Seller informs

No remarks. This is an original colour photograph with the authentic signature of the English actor Peter Mayhew. Certificate of authenticity from BAS included. BAS is one of the most reputable authorities in the world in regards to valuation and authentication of signatures.

Please note that Bruun Rasmussen Auctioneers has not physically examined this item, the estimate is solely based on the seller’s photographic material. Therefore, we cannot provide a description of the condition, and it is not possible to request a report on the item’s condition.

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1,000 kr.

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Price realised

1,400 kr.  

19 bids

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1060040 1,400 kr.
510937 1,350 kr.
1060040 1,300 kr.
510937 1,250 kr.
1060040 1,200 kr.
510937 1,150 kr.
1060040 1,100 kr.
510937 1,050 kr.
1059909 1,000 kr.
510937 950 kr.
1060040 900 kr.
510937 850 kr.
1060040 800 kr.
510937 750 kr.
1062139 700 kr.
510937 650 kr.
1062139 (Auto bid) 600 kr.
1060984 550 kr.
1062139 500 kr.