La Comédie-Française--Where Marguerite performed in The Scarlet Pimpernel :)
Austenitis: Spotlight: Percy & Marguerite
love this coat- A positively festive Merle Oberon from "The Scarlet Pimpernel".
A rose-colored, striped silk eighteenth century style tail coat made for Leslie Howard as Sir Percy Blakeney/The Scarlet Pimpernel in the 1934 film The Scarlet Pimpernel (United Artists) not seen on screen. With black buttons and lace detail at the cuffs. Label inside marked "B.J. Simmons & Co.,/ King St./ Covent Garden" and inscribed "L. Howard/ Scarlet Pimpernel." No size marked.
THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL (1982) | Starring Anthony Andrews, Jane Seymour, and Ian McKellen
Marguerite (Merle Oberon) and Sir Percy (Leslie Howard) in "The Scarlet Pimpernel"