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    The Big Sleep (Warner Brothers, 1946). Insert (14" X 36").
    Howard Hawks directs this wonderfully complicated film noir based on the novel by Raymond Chandler. This film is a true classic, providing a stellar setting to showcase the electric rapport between stars Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall. As one of Bogart's most popular films, paper from this title is always highly desirable. Professional restoration has been applied to the folds, a bit of writing bleedthrough in the upper right background, and a few horizontal creases, including one in Bogart's forehead. The borders have been airbrushed going slightly into the white background, and there is a slight stain in Bacall's cheek that has not been addressed as well as a chip from the lower left corner. Fine/Very Fine on Paper.


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    April, 2018
    7th-8th Saturday-Sunday
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