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    Triple Trouble (Essanay, 1918). Six Sheet (81" X 81").
    Two years after Charlie Chaplin left Essanay for Mutual, the studio compiled scenes from two-reelers Police, Work, and an unfinished Chaplin film, Life, to create this hilarious comedy. While director Leo White added a few scenes to fill in the story, the majority of Triple Trouble is directed by Chaplin. Showcasing a larger than life image of the comedy icon, this large format poster is a Heritage first. It had some chipping primarily along the right border, and a larger chip in the tagline.."You've Never." There was some chipping along several of the foldlines and small ones in the woman's face, though virtually none in Chaplin's face or shoulders. Professional restoration has addressed these issues, leaving the poster in outstanding condition for display. Very rarely do Chaplin six sheets appear on the market and we are unaware of this prize ever being seen in contemporary times. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.




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    November, 2016
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