Bernard , James : signed c. 8″ x 10″ color portrait – DRACULA , HAMMER (1765) *** SOLD ***

JAMES  BERNARD  (1925-2001)  signed 8″ x 10″  color portrait in black felt tip pen : “To Gil / warmest / greetings / from / James Bernard / June 1999”.

Mr  Bernard composed soudtracks of The curse of Frankenstein (1957) , (Horror of)  Dracula (1958) , Nosferatu (1922 / 1997)  and MANY Hammer horror movies.

This portrait comes from the collection  of Gil Lane-Young , one of the founders of the Manchester Festival of the Fantastic Films. Many actors and directors attended the annual conventions, so Gil collected autographs from all of them. Many were inscribed to him, including this one.

Very good condition (ink has faded in some places)