Goldfinger – Shirley Bassey (1964)

£54.95

  • £5.45 Mainland UK Standard Delivery - get it within 5 days
  • £12.95 UK Special Delivery - get it within 2 days (orders before 12.00)
  • International delivery available
Clear

Enter Your Message Below

An individual, limited edition, example of vinyl art made from a genuine, original, 45rpm, 7” single featuring the  single, Goldfinger by Shirley Bassey. The record was released in 1964, on the Columbia record label and has been reworked into the silhouette of a Walther PPK Hand Gun as used by fictional MI6 agent 007, James Bond in the film of the same name.

A great framed gift for a friend or family member who is a fan of James Bond, Goldfinger, Pussy Galore, Bond theme tunes, or has a special memory linked to the song.

Presented in a black wooden box frame
Limited Edition of 100, signed and numbered by myself, the artist

Title: Goldfinger
Media Artist/s: Shirley Bassey
Record Label: Columbia
Medium: Mixed media, hand cut from an original 7″ vinyl single
Era: 1960s
Genre: Pop / Soundtrack

Use these 'Tags' below to help navigate around the website:

SKU: SB_G1 Categories: , , , ,
Description

Description

Additional information about this, Shirley Bassey vinyl art.

Shirley Bassey – The Artist

Dame Shirley Veronica Bassey, DBE (Born 1937) is a Welsh singer whose career began in the mid-1950s, and is well known both for her powerful voice and for recording the theme songs to the James Bond films Goldfinger (1964), Diamonds Are Forever (1971), and Moonraker (1979). In 2000, Bassey was appointed a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) for services to the performing arts. In 1977 she received the Brit Award for Best British Female Solo Artist in the previous 25 years. Shirley Bassey is considered one of the most popular female vocalists in Britain during the second half of the 20th century.

Goldfinger – The Song

Goldfinger”  is the theme song for the film of the same name. John Barry created the melody for the song before drafting the lyrics with the help of Anthony Newley and Leslie Bricusse. Shirley Bassey was chosen to sing the track as she had great dramatic sense.

Walther PPK Hand Gun – The Shape

Modelled into the simple silhouette of a Walther PPK. This is a German pistol which is issued and favoured by James Bond of the period.

Goldfinger is a 1964 spy film and the third instalment in the James Bond series produced by Eon Productions, starring Sean Connery as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. It is based on the novel of the same name by Ian Fleming. The film also stars Honor Blackman as Bond girl Pussy Galore and Gert Fröbe as the title character Auric Goldfinger, along with Shirley Eaton as the iconic Bond girl Jill Masterson. The film’s plot has Bond investigating gold smuggling by gold magnate Auric Goldfinger and eventually uncovering Goldfinger’s plans to contaminate the United States Bullion Depository at Fort Knox. 

Need Help?  Contact Us

Additional information

Weight 1030 g
Dimensions 25 × 4.5 × 25 cm
Artist Formation

Solo Artist

Decade

60's

Gender

Female

Nationality

Welsh

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.