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    A Woman of Affairs (MGM, 1928). Rotogravure One Sheet (27" X 41").
    One of the greatest romantic teams of the silent era were John Gilbert and Greta Garbo. But the relationship wasn't just on-screen. The two would famously become engaged until Garbo got cold feet and literally left Gilbert standing at the alter. This was their third film together and Garbo's character is a woman torn between two loves (Gilbert and Johnny Mack Brown). During this later silent and early sound era at MGM, the studio would issue two one sheets. One was usually a full color stone litho while the other was a sepia-toned art deco rotogravure. The poster had small chips out of the edges; primarily along the lower right side and the right side of the lower horizontal fold. There as also some slight paper loss at the center points. There has been some airbrushing to the edges, fold lines and to the white background above Garbo's head. Fine+ on Linen.


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