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An original black-and-white photograph of the American actor Richard Kiel (1939–2014) in his role as Jaws in the James Bond movie 'The Spy who Loved Me'.

Description

Unknown photographer: An original black-and-white photograph of the American actor Richard Kiel (1939–2014) in his role as Jaws in the James Bond movie 'The Spy who Loved Me'. Back with cropping notes, figure name in red and black and two related press cuttings dated respectively Januar 25, 1978 and February 22, 1992. Furthermore a date is seen on the photo back itself; January 25, 1978. Photo size 24.5×19 cm. Frame size 43×33 cm.

Richard Kiel won fame across the globe as the giant man Jaws, who uses his super human strength and deadly steel teeth to make life difficult for James Bond. Kiel appeared in 'The Spy who Loved Me' and 'Moonraker'. His extraordinary physique was caused by the rare hormon disease acromegali, which eventually resulted in a height of 218 cm.

Seller informs

This is an original black-and-white photograph from 1978, which shows normal signs of age and handling. Furthermore a small damage in the left side.

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.

Auction

Art, antiques & collector's items, 23 January 2020

Category

Photos

Estimate

1,500 kr.

Sold

Price realised

750 kr.

One bid

When Bidder Bid
800029 750 kr.