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    Ashes of Hope (Triangle, 1917). One Sheet (27.75" X 41") Style #1.
    Belle Bennett stars in this silent gem as the object of desire for many rough and tough northerners, including some gamblers of disrepute. The actress would go on to star with notable actors such as Douglas Fairbanks in The Iron Mask and Norma Shearer in Their Own Desire, and work with director D.W. Griffith on The Battle of the Sexes. This style is a Heritage first and a wondrous example of the beautiful stone litho printing technique. Professional restoration has applied touchup the folds and addressed several tears, including small tears in the borders, two tears from the bottom and upper borders into the background, a vertical tear in the upper horizontal fold, a tear in Belle Bennett's chest, and a 10" tear through the left background from the upper border into the upper horizontal fold. Also repaired are small holes in the center horizontal fold, nicks in the bottom border, minor chips in the crossfolds, and a chip in the right border. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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