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    The African Queen (Independent Film Distribution, 1952). British One Sheet (27" X 40"). Fantastic graphics and portraits adorn this one sheet to one of the true classics of the silver screen. Humphrey Bogart and Katharine Hepburn star in this adaptation of C.S. Forester's book about an aging spinster and a drunken river boat captain sailing down a river to challenge a German gunboat. Since the film company was British, this UK poster is considered original "country of origin" and makes it more desirable than its U.S. counterparts. The poster has been linen backed, primarily just to flatten the fold lines. There is very minimal color touch to those folds and just a slight bit more to the three centerpoints. Very Fine+ on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2005
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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