Hannon Bell Collection Highlights
Over 100 2" Binders (in chronological order) documenting the life and career of Elizabeth Taylor from infancy to present. Approximately 20,000photos, press clippings, programs, leters and more including a binder of all correspondence to Hannon Bell from press agents John Springer, Chen Sam, writers Kitty Kelly, C. David Heymann plus all original newspaper and magazine clippings written about Hannon Bell Collection.
Original CLEOPATRA script
Original unpublished photos of Taylor shot by Hannon Bell in NYC in 1981
Very rare... A series of 14 - 11X14 date-stamped proof sheets taken on the set of CLEOPATRA - never published
Very rare... A selection of Elizabeth Taylor Feature magazines in excellent condition
Liz Taylor - Her Life, Her Loves, etc.
Liz, Debbie, Eddie
Screen Story - "CLEOPATRA"
Film Careers - Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor's Love Diary
Liz Taylor's Loves
Newsweek 1963 Cleopatra cover/article
Elizabeth Taylor - Portrait of a Legend
A Huge selection of magazines from around the world featuring Taylor on the cover or inside PLUS:
LOOK June 25/56, Oct 14/58, July 8/58, April 12/60, Feb 27/62, May 7/63, April 24/64
LIFE - Dec 18/56, June 10/66, Feb 24/67
McLEANS Sept 4/65
PARIS MATCH Oct/56, July 58
POST June 1/63
Paris Match Cover
The Taming of the Shrew
The Little Foxes
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (studio program)
Original Unpublished songs by Hannon Bell
The Lavender Lady (acknowledged by Taylor)
I'm a Fan
Love at the Movies
(NOTE: ownership will be given to buyer)
Two Original t-shirts 1974 HANNON'S PASSION - ELIZABETH TAYLOR
Hannon's Passion - Cleopatra
NOTE: Requested by Taylor and believed to be the inspiration for the name of Taylor's perfume "PASSION."
Autographed Book - "A Woman Named Jackie" by C. David Heymann with a hand written inside, "To Hannon, who has the finest Elizabeth Taylor collection in the world." The book was sent as a gift while Bell worked with Heymann on his Taylor book.
Story of the filming of Raintree County
Flintstones Official Movie Book
Cleopatra (never opened)
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf
Elizabeth Taylor in London
Larry King Press Kit (sent to Bell after his
request to Mr. King) on his interview with Taylor
Press Kit - Between Friends
Small selection of extra stills (various), lobby cards,
magazine covers (loose)
A large library of books on or regarding Elizabeth Taylor,
including E Happy Birthday Elizabeth (65th souvenir
party book - very rare. List available on request.
Framed published photos of Elizabeth Taylor
Cleopatra by Roddy McDowell
Framed poster - Nobody Makes Me Cry 1983
Cleopatra poster 1963
As Helen of Troy in Dr. Faustus 1968
Post cover of Taylor and Burton as Cleopatra and Antony
Framed Andy Warhol print of "LIZ" as Cleopatra
Elizabeth Taylor Plate and Stand
Video Library of Taylor films, interviews, etc.
Videotapes of Hannon Bell interviews/shows
re: Elizabeth Taylor
Miscellaneous Materials including:
Elizabeth Taylor 1991 calendar
2000 Calendar "Icons"
Liz Taylor rubber mask
Porcelain painted hanging mask of Elizabeth as Cleopatra
A large selection of loose photos and press clippings
Elizabeth Taylor Book Display cut-outs (promo material)
- Elizabeth Takes Off (2)
- The Last Star
- Liz - AN Intimate Biography
The Collection is to be sold in its entirety.
No part of this site including copy or photos may be reprinted without written permission.
All enquiries should be addressed to Hannon Bell at