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    As You Desire Me (MGM, 1934). Full-Bleed Austrian Three Sheet (49.5" X 110").
    Greta Garbo goes blonde for this melodrama set in Budapest, where she plays Zara, a lost soul pursued by Melvyn Douglas and Erich von Stroheim. This high-production MGM vehicle for star Garbo features art direction by Cedric Gibbons, costume design by Adrian, and it was co-produced by the studio's powerhouse, Irving Thalberg. With an image far superior to any paper produced in the States, this Austrian three sheet features not just one, but two beautiful portraits of the stunning star, rendered in rich stone litho printing. All posters for this early talkie are exceptionally scarce, making this larger-than-life Heritage first a delectable treat for classic collectors. There were few flaws to be found even before restoration, which has applied light touchup to the folds, vertical creases, and a few mild tears near or on the edges. Very Fine on Linen.


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    July, 2018
    28th-29th Saturday-Sunday
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