Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    The Noose (First National, 1928). One Sheet (27.5" X 41") Style B. From the Collection of Frank Buxton, of which the sale's proceeds will benefit The San Francisco Silent Film Festival.
    This interesting silent era drama stars matinee idol Richard Barthelmess as Nickie Elkins, a two bit crook who murders his hoodlum father in order to save his mother (Alice Joyce) from blackmail. Joyce has just married Governor Bancroft (Robert T. Haines), and now must decide between her husband's political career or her son's life. This beautiful stone litho depicts Joyce's traumatic choice as her son awaits the gallows for murder, but who really wears the noose? Barthelmess or Joyce ? Professional restoration has addressed fold wear and separations, chipping in the borders and folds, and tears in the interior. There was a horizontal tear from the right border to the left that extended through Richard Barthelmess and Lina Basquette's images. Very Good/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, 2018
    17th-18th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 301

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold on Nov 18, 2018 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    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
    Only 4 days left to consign to the 2021 November 20 - 21 Movie Posters Signature® Auction !

    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 #162139 spotlights


    Meet Me in St. Louis (MGM, 1944). Very Fine-.
    BID NOW


    Bus Stop (20th Century Fox, 1956). Very Fine- on Linen.
    BID NOW


    For a Few Dollars More (United Artists, 1967). Folded, Fine/Very Fine.
    BID NOW


    New Frontier (Republic, 1939). Fine/Very Fine on Linen.
    BID NOW


    Mildred Pierce (Warner Bros., 1945). Fine/Very Fine.
    BID NOW


    Gone with the Wind (MGM, 1940). Fine+.
    BID NOW


    Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (20th Century Fox, 1969). Folded, Very Fine/Near Mint.
    BID NOW


    Easy Rider (Columbia, 1969). Folded, Fine/Very Fine.
    BID NOW

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search