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    Beau Geste (Paramount, 1939). Very Fine on Linen. One Sheet (27.5" X 41") Style A.
    Blazing colors ignite this one sheet with daring portraits of Gary Cooper, Ray Milland, and Robert Preston set among the blistering Saharan sands. A classic story of heroic sacrifice both on and off the battlefield by novelist P.C. Wren, the film is a nearly scene-for-scene remake of the popular silent 1929 rendition with Ronald Colman playing lead, and this version is now considered the defining cinematic portrayal of Wren's book. The very picture of bravery with a slew of Tuareg troops racing towards our heroes, this one sheet is a fantastic, vibrant image of these pre-Academy Award nomination stars. There has been touchup applied to the folds with small crossfold chips, minor tears and chips in the borders, and the borders have been airbrushed.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2020
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
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