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    The Buccaneer (Paramount, 1938). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style B.
    Cecil B. DeMille directs this semi-fictional account of pirate Jean Lafitte's involvement in the War of 1812. Paramount spent lavishly on this 1938 version, employing a cast and crew of over 10,000 people. This beautiful one sheet pictures a tremendous portrait of a young March by illustrator Daniel Sayre Groesbeck. Groesbeck, who would also provide costume and set designs for the film, produced an absolute masterpiece in his portrait of March as the notorious Lafitte. The artist was a favorite of DeMille's and he contributed designs to several of the director's epic films. The poster has been restored to address some small chips from the border and some bits of missing image in the upper right side near the border, small chips in the crossfolds and a minor chip above the second "C" in the title. Fine+ on Linen.
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