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    The African Queen (United Artists, 1952). 24 Sheet (104" X 232").
    Collectors who favor large format posters will be highly impressed with this lot. The 24 sheet from The African Queen makes its Heritage debut in outstanding fashion -- minimal signs of handling and magnificent artwork of lead actors Humphrey Bogart and Katharine Hepburn. The terrific screen duo encounters many forms of peril, including explosions, ravenous wildlife, and restless natives. Bogart would win the only Academy Award of his career for his portrayal of Charlie Allnut, an alcoholic who leads Hepburn's Rose Sayer down a river to bomb a German gunboat during World War I. There is a small tear in the "N" of "HEPBURN," staple holes in the "R" of "BOGART," and minor fold/crossfold separations. Folded, Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2014
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
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