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    Rough House Rosie (Paramount, 1927). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style A.
    In a plot that was typical of many of Bow's pictures, Clara plays Rosie-- a working class girl who is determined to crash her way into high society. Many of her films would capitalize on her ability to portray the cute, all-American girl. And in fact, Bow would ride that formula into stardom; becoming the most popular and successful actress of her era. Even though her career waned after the silent era, her popularity and place in cinema history has been secured. For that reason, her posters continue to be in demand and this is one of the best half sheets we've seen for the "It" Girl. The borders have had airbrushing and the poster had small some tears; one at the top that went into the blue background and another in the lower black background between the girls. There was a very small hole in Clara's blouse and another in the black background of the title. The poster has had minor restoration to address these issues and it now displays very nicely. Very Fine.


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    November, 2012
    29th-30th Thursday-Friday
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