Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (Columbia, 1939). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style B.
    Frank Capra directs James Stewart in one of his most beloved roles as Jefferson Smith, a naive young man appointed to fill a vacant Senate seat. He quickly learns the realities of Washington politics when he befriends a cynical reporter played by Jean Arthur, and goes up against a political machine led by his personal hero, another senator played by Claude Rains. An honest man in a sea of corruption, Smith's simple goodness and integrity win the day in the end. A perennial favorite, the film boasts three different versions of the one sheet, all of which are always in high demand. The style B offered here is a first for Heritage. Before professional restoration, it had minor tape stains in the title area, fold wear, crossfold separation, and surface paper loss on the verso. Light touchup and airbrushing have been applied, and the poster now displays very well. Fine on Linen.


    Please see full-color, enlargeable images above for more details.

    View movie details on IMDB
    View movie details on AllMovie


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2012
    29th-30th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,168

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 July 25 - 26 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Grey is a true asset to Heritage Auctions and Heritage Auctions are a true asset to the Movie Poster Hobby.
    Jim G.,
    Ray, MI
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Auction #162008 spotlights


    Once Upon a Time in the West (Paramount, 1969). Very Fine. Lobby Card Set of 8
    BID NOW


    Applause (Paramount, 1929). Very Fine-. Title Lobby Card & Lobby Cards (2)
    BID NOW


    Ball of Fire (Euro International, 1948). Folded, Fine. First Post-War Release Italian Locandina
    BID NOW


    The Mummy (Universal International, 1959). Fine/Very Fine on Linen. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    The Singing Fool (Warner Bros., 1927). Fine+. Window Card
    BID NOW


    It's Love I'm After (Warner Bros., 1937). Very Good/Fine on Linen. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Key Largo (Warner Brothers, 1948). Fine+. Title Lobby Card
    BID NOW


    Mata Hari (MGM, R-1938). Very Fine/Near Mint. Lobby Card
    BID NOW

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 November 23 - 24 Movie Posters Signature Internet Auction - Dallas
    2019 November 23 - 24 Movie Posters Signature Internet Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $2,503,121
    Sunday Internet Movie Poster Auction
    Sunday Movie Posters Weekly Online Auction
    REALIZED $64,490.20