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    Sullivan's Travels (Paramount, 1941). Fine/Very Fine on Linen. One Sheet (27" X 41") Style B, Fritz Siebel Artwork. From the Mike Kaplan Collection.
    Considered by many to be writer-director Preston Sturges' finest film, this was the story of a director's desire to quit making comedy pictures and go out and see the "real" world so that he can make a serious film. The slapstick and pathos that mark this adventure of director Joel McCrea and beautiful Veronica Lake are as wonderful today as the day the film was made. This is the very scarce Style B one sheet and is considered to be the superior of the posters produced for the film. Professional restoration has addressed some fold wear and separation, very small chips at the crossfolds and borders, pinholes, and minor tears. Still visible are some stains. The white border and the white part of Veronica Lake's hair have been touched up.




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    March, 2020
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
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