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    Sunrise (Fox, 1927). Jumbo Lobby Card (14" X 17").
    The artistry and beauty of F. W. Murnau's triumph have seldom been surpassed in the entire pantheon of film. With a genius use of light and shadow he guided cinematographers Charles Rosher and Karl Struss to their deserved Oscars. Janet Gaynor took home a Best Actress award, and Murnau himself would share Best Picture honors with Wings. This amazing find is a jumbo lobby card with the pose of George O'Brien and Janet Gaynor that was used as the inspiration for the window card. It is one of the most unique and original items to ever surface on the title, and one we've never offered before. There has been touchup and the poster put on paper for a small hole in the title, and surface blemishes throughout the poster. Very Good/Fine on Paper.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2011
    25th-26th Friday-Saturday
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