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    The African Queen (United Artists, 1952). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Star Humphrey Bogart won his only Oscar for his portrayal of the besotted, foul-mouthed Charlie Allnut, the broken-down captain of a broken-down ship who ferries the ever-so-proper Rose Sayer (Katharine Hepburn) downriver to destroy a German warship during World War I. The very rare and extremely desirable one sheet offered here had pinholes in the corners and borders, several tears extending from the borders into the image area, a V-shaped tear just above the Technicolor box, some chipping and tearing at the fold lines, chipping in the left and right borders, and a missing top left corner. After professional restoration, these flaws are barely noticeable, providing the poster with a like-new appearance. Fine- on Linen.

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    November, 2008
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