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Oscar statuette

The 1942 Oscar statuette was won by Joseph Wright for art direction in "My Gal Sal," which starred Rita Hayworth. (Getty Images)

Academy Sues Over Sale Of Oscar Statuette

Academy Awards organizers want back a 1942 Oscar awarded to Joseph Wright; it was recently sold at auction for over $79,000.

07/02/2014

An anonymous buyer pays $79,000 for 1942 Oscar won by Joseph C. Wright for his work on "My Gal Sal."(Getty Images)

1942 Oscar Auctioned In Rhode Island

Anonymous buyer pays $79,000 for 1942 Oscar won by Joseph C. Wright for his work on “My Gal Sal.”

06/23/2014