Gina Wilhelm Actress – Marlene Dietrich Letters Sold
An auction house has sold a collection of 130 of letters and notes from actress Marlene Dietrich for 3000 euros.
The letters were written to Swedish costume designer Max Goldstein. The letters span 40 years.
They include playful exchanges with the designer as well as providing insights into film production, travel, and favors she asked of Goldstein.
One also gives insight into her feelings on stardom: “Either one is a world star or not. … I feel uneasy in my own skin. Spiritually, of course.”
The letters were sold to a private telephone bidder.