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    Citizen Kane (RKO, 1947). First Post-War Release Czech Poster (12.5" X 37.5").
    Orson Welles created a cinematic masterpiece in 1941 with this incredible tour de force in filmmaking. Innovations in cinematography, lighting, design, acting, directing, and more, abound. Despite the attempted suppression of its release by William Randolph Hearst, and its initial low box office return, Citizen Kane has gone on to be called the "greatest American film ever made." Offered for the first time at Heritage, this original release Czech poster has a bold image of Orson Welles that immediately catches the eye. It shows edge wear, slight fold wear, creasing, and pinholes in the corners. There are a few border tears, two of which extend into the bottom background, and a piece of archival tape on the verso. Other wear includes staining and paper loss at the top and bottom. Folded, Fine+.


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2018
    7th-8th Saturday-Sunday
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