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    Death in the Garden (Jacques Mage and Oscar Dancigers, 1956). French Grande (47" X 63") Style B.
    A multifarious band of refugees -- Simone Signoret, Charles Vanel, Georges Marchal and Michel Piccolli -- flee an oppressive regime in a South American mining town in this adventure drama from surrealist filmmaker Luis Buñuel. A French and Mexican co-production, the film is set deep in a jungle that seems to offer no true salvation for the weary souls. The only paper Heritage has sold for this film was a Mexican one sheet in 2012. We are pleased to present both the Style A and Style B French Grande format in the July 2014 Signature Auction. Both posters were designed by artist Rene Peron, but have very different color schemes and imagery. The Style B shows edge wear with small tears, writing on the verso that bleeds through slightly, and cross fold and fold separation in the bottom vertical fold. These evocative posters represent an important collecting opportunity, as they are excellent tributes to Buñuel, one of cinema's most avant garde directors. Folded, Fine/Very Fine.


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