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    Laugh, Clown, Laugh (MGM, 1928). Swedish One Sheet (27.5" X 39.5") Eric Rohman Artwork.
    The legendary Lon Chaney portrays a clown (Tito) who is immensely popular and funny, yet in his personal life has fits of uncontrollable crying. It's a contrast in terms and the poor clown Tito has a lot to cry about as he has fallen in love with his adopted daughter (Loretta Young). One of the most popular artists working in Sweden at the time, Eric Rohman, designed this beautiful image of Chaney in full clown makeup. Rohman was known for his Art Deco designs and this one does not disappoint as Chaney plays to the band, as they sling their notes in his direction. The poster has very slight edge and fold wear, slight creases, and a minor chip near the lower right corner. There is a moderate tear in the lower left border that extends into the background. Folded, Very Fine-.


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    November, 2018
    17th-18th Saturday-Sunday
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