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    The Mad Genius (Warner Brothers, 1931). Insert (14" X 36"). Michael Curtiz ("Casablanca") directed this heavy drama that starred John Barrymore. Boris Karloff, hot on the tails of his "Frankenstein" triumph, appears in a small role as an abusive father. The luscious Deco-inspired insert was previously trimmed. The piece is mounted on paper and the restorationist has done a flawless job of restoring the borders. Very few pieces from this early film ever turn up. The scarcity of the insert and the beautifully restored condition make this a true find. Very Good on Paper.

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    July, 2005
    15th Friday
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