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    A Day At The Races (MGM, 1937). 24 Sheet (9' X 20'). Al Hirschfeld, American caricature artist, is a legend of the twentieth century. His drawings have graced newspapers, magazine covers, restaurant walls, and movie posters for over 75 years. His work with MGM began in the late twenties and his work on the great Marx Brothers films began when they moved from Paramount to MGM Studios in 1935, with production of their classic film "A Night at the Opera." He continued doing the artwork for the comedy team up through "The Big Store" in 1941. Offered in this lot is, most likely, the only extant copy of this very rare billboard size poster which is all Al Hirschfeld artwork. If you have a place to display this piece or if you just want to be able to brag that you own it, step up to the window to buy a ticket to "win" at this race for the most fabulous Marx Brothers poster. Very Fine/Near Mint.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2004
    17th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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