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    The Spanish Main (RKO, 1945). First Post-War Release French Grande (46.5" X 63").
    This is a very scarce mid-1940s French poster with artwork by Pierre Segogne (Notorious). The French retitled this film The Black Flag, opting for a more direct pirate identity for the film. This was RKO's first picture in the three-color Technicolor process, starring Paul Henried as a Dutch sea captain and Maureen O'Hara as his love interest. O'Hara is luminous here, in contrast with the dark, sword wielding buccaneers battling in the background. The poster is display-ready after touchup to the folds and chips in the cross folds and top right border. Very Fine- on Linen.


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