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    The Crimson City (Warner Brothers, 1928). Window Card (14" X 22"). From the Collection of Frank Buxton, of which the sale's proceeds will benefit The San Francisco Silent Film Festival.
    Myrna Loy and John Miljan star in this tale of forbidden love. Beautiful Onoto (Loy) is rescued from slavery by white American fugitive Gregory Kent (Miljan). They soon fall in love with one another but their romance is taboo and thus is doomed. Interestingly Anna May Wong, who would go on to break down barriers as a successful Asian leading lady, makes an appearance in what amounts to a bit part. This restored window card had a tear in the left side of the image, small holes in the credits and creasing in the bottom right quarter. Fine/Very Fine on Cardstock.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2018
    17th-18th Saturday-Sunday
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