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    Ladies They Talk About (Warner Brothers, 1933). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Only Warner Brothers could cast one of Pre-code Hollywood's leading ladies, Barbara Stanwyck, as a babe with a heart of ice in this gangster classic. The poster was painted by noted pin-up artist Alberto Vargas and has become one of the most sought after sheets of the 1930's. Last year, Heritage sold another copy of this one sheet for $12,650. This example has had extensive restoration to the edges of the poster and has had large sections replaced in the lower corners. There is quite a bit of airbrush work done to the white area of the background. That being said, the interior artwork of Stanwyck is virtually untouched and the one sheet remains much nicer that it's grade suggests. Fine- on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2006
    17th-18th Friday-Saturday
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