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    The Ten Commandments (Paramount, 1956). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style B. Anyone who's watched television on Easter weekend is familiar with Cecil B. DeMille's epic biblical tale, an ironic fate since its bigger-is-better aesthetic was meant to combat the erosion of the theater audience by television. Billed as "the greatest event in motion picture history," the film is among the top-grossing films in history. Charlton Heston signed this one sheet, which remains in excellent condition, untouched by floods, pestilence and the angel of death. The red background is vivid, the crossfold separation is very slight, and the two stains do not distract from the image. The top border appears to have been folded behind the art, but all edges and corners have stayed crisp. Very Fine.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2005
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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