Auction Name: 2020 March 21 - 22 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas
Lot Number: 86239
Shortcut to Lot: HA.com/7219-86239
All About Eve (20th Century Fox, 1950). Very Fine on Linen. Door Panel Set of 5 (20" X 60"). Offered in this lot is the full set of door panels, the only full set known to exist, A Broadway ingénue works her way onto the stage through a web of lies and deception in this commanding film, winner of six Academy Awards. Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, Celeste Holm, Thelma Ritter, and George Sanders were all nominated for their dazzling performances although Sanders was the only cast member to take home the Oscar. However, the film's overall strength was awarded with the highly deserved Best Picture Oscar. An added attraction is the panel #3 pictures a young Marilyn Monroe in the lower image, All of the panels have received light touchup to pinholes, minor chips, and small tears. Still visible are some thin surface scratches, which have had corrections applied on the #1 door panel. The #4 panel has a couple of unaddressed thin dust shadows and the #2 panel has some unaddressed faint stains and smudges. The side borders have been airbrushed to varying degrees on each poster.