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    The Asphalt Jungle (MGM, 1950). Insert (14" X 36").
    One of the best film noirs ever to come out of Hollywood, this was nominated for four Oscars, and effectively launched the career of Marilyn Monroe, parlaying a bit part as Louis Calhern's "niece" into an unbilled but spectacular multiple image flash on most of the film's advertising. The insert is one of our favorites, featuring three different pictures of Monroe, including the infamous "lil' black dress." Condition includes slight edge wear at the bottom, a tear at the top that just extends into the artwork, a small nick in the top edge, small scuff in the right border, and creases at the top. The insert retains outstanding color, and would be a fine addition to any collection. Rolled, Fine/Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2010
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
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