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    Gone with the Wind (MGM, 1939). Six Sheet (81" X 81"). The winner of eleven Academy Awards and one of the top money-making films of all-time, this legendary movie stars the great Clark Gable and the gorgeous Vivien Leigh. This is an original release six sheet from the 1940, wide release of the film. After premiering the film around the country at select theaters prior to year's end in 1939, producer David Selznick then took the film and distributed it on a far wider basis. He used the tag-line "Nothing Cut," as theater-goers were afraid of losing screen-time when distributed on a much wider circuit at lower prices. This example, created for the "Popular Prices" release, had some wear and minor paper loss at the folds. A large U-shaped chip in the bottom right corner has been replaced as well as minor chips and tears along the edges. There was slight paper loss at the back of Gable's shirt in the upper insert panel. This magnificent and completely original large format poster with stunning artwork by the great poster artist Armando Serguso, is a rarity not to be missed. Fine+ on Linen.

    Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000.

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    November, 2007
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