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A collection of rare behind-the-scenes photographs from the production of Richard Marquand's Star Wars: Return of the Jedi.
The lot consists of 62 photographs depicting various cast and crew members on set during filming, including director George Lucas, Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker, Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca, and a group of actors dressed in their Ewok costumes. A majority of the photographs feature Jabba the Hutt's sail barge the Khetanna, and there are several images showing the set for the Battle of Endor. The lot exhibits signs of age and wear, including light creasing, and the backs of several photographs exhibit discolouration around the edges. Dimensions (largest photo): 20.5 cm x 25.5 cm (8" x 10")
Sold without copyright; see copyright notice in the Buyer's Guide.
Estimate: £500 - 700 M
This item comes with a Prop Store Certificate of Authenticity.