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    The Black Room (Columbia, R-1955). Poster (30" X 40"). Boris Karloff never enjoyed a better showcase for the full range of his acting gifts than this horror thriller. Playing dual roles as twins, Anton and Gregor Bergmann, he is on screen almost constantly as one or both of the brothers. The posters for this film are infamously rare and offered in this lot is the 1955 reissue 30" X 40" on the heavier stock paper. The poster has a 6" U-shaped tear in the right border, extending into the art. There is another large tear in the upper right border of the poster. There are a number of smaller tears around the border and some crimping and wear to the silk-screened image. The photo, all of the castle walls and image of the ladies is a cut out photo paste-up. The rest of the artwork is the silkscreen. Very Good.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2005
    15th Friday
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