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Lot 259 of 429
Estimate: $400,000 - $600,000
A black 1924 Silver Ghost Riviera Salamanca Cabriolet Rolls-Royce owned by Harold Lloyd and used in Billy Wilder's Sabrina (Paramount, 1954) starring Audrey Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, and William Holden. The car has a black leather with tan West of England cloth interior. Stock number 1141, chassis number 273 KF, and body number H-883. Documented mileage is 18,886 miles. The car was purchased in 1924 by Harold Lloyd and remained in his collection until his death in 1974, when it was auctioned to the second owner. The iconic vehicle was driven by Sabrina’s chauffeur in various scenes throughout the film. Most notably while driving Linus Larabee (Bogart) to and from the Larabee estate. The car is prominently featured on lobby cards and posters for the film. It was also driven by Dick Van Dyke in The Comic (Columbia, 1969), which was filmed on Lloyd’s famous Green Acres Estate.
Accompanied by factory records, the California title showing Harold Lloyd's estate as the owner, and a copy of the film.
The buyer is responsible for pick-up or shipping of the car from Ireland.
PROVENANCE From the Estate of Harold Lloyd. Source: julienslive.com