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    The Private Life of Henry VIII (United Artists, 1933). Six Sheet (80.5" X 79.25").
    Only a star of top caliber could aptly portray the larger than life monarch in this Alexander Korda classic, and Charles Laughton did so perfectly. The outstanding supporting cast includes Robert Donat, Merle Oberon, and Laughton's wife Elsa Lanchester. This British biopic was the first non-U.S. film to receive a Best Picture Oscar nomination and, although it did not win in that category, Laughton took home the Academy Award for Best Actor. Worthy of a king's grandeur, this gorgeous stone litho six sheet is making its Heritage debut. The poster shows fold wear, crossfold separation, tears and pinholes in the borders and image area with tape on the recto and verso. These minor imperfections do not diminish the high appeal of this magnificent six sheet and may very well be the only copy known. Folded, Fine/Very Fine.




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    Auction Dates
    July, 2014
    19th-20th Saturday-Sunday
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