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    The Lives of a Bengal Lancer (Paramount, 1935). Six Sheet (81" X 81"). Gary Cooper, Franchot Tone and Richard Cromwell stars in this rousing adventure saga about three British officers of the Bengal Lancers stationed in India. The three stumble upon a plot by the fanatical Mohammed Khan, who is planning an uprising against the British, utilizing the mountain tribes for a massive assault. They wind up being captured and tortured by Khan, but manage to escape just as their troop are heading into an ambush. Any original paper for this classic adventure film rarely turns up, and this incredible six sheet has to be the best American poster done for this title. Absolutely stunning stone litho art! The only defect prior to restoration was some minor tearing on the folds. Very Fine on Linen.

    Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000.

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    November, 2008
    7th-9th Friday-Sunday
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