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    An Indian's Loyalty (Biograph Studios, R-1916). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Lillian Gish, the first lady of the silent screen, is featured on this beautiful one sheet from a very early reissue of one of her earliest Biograph short films. Along with her sister Dorothy, Lillian Gish was signed to Biograph in 1912 by D.W. Griffith; she went on to make film history with her roles in "Birth of a Nation" and "Intolerance." This short film was Gish's twenty-third for Biograph, and it is listed in Griffith's filmography, though unconfirmed. Historians are not sure whether he directed this short, but it's clear he was in charge of its production. This is one of the most stunning silent posters we have ever seen. Very Fine- with some fold separation and minor clean tears.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2004
    17th Saturday
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