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    Beauty and the Beast (DisCina, 1946). French Double Panel (63" X 94"). Director Jean Cocteau gave the cinema his lasting masterpiece of fantasy with this adaptation of the classic fairy tale "Beauty and the Beast." Jean Marais stars as the Beast, awaiting his chance to be rescued by Beauty (Josette Day). Cocteau brought all of his artistic license to the film creating a haunting and mesmerizing surreal dream in the process. This poster, designed by Jean Malclez, is truly stunning and much more scarce than the French Grande. The poster had pinholes in the corners, minor color touch to the fold lines, and some extra creases and a corner chip off of the lower right corner. This incredibly rare and stunning poster must be viewed in person to be appreciated. Truly glorious! Very Fine- on Linen.



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    November, 2007
    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
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