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    Battling Jane (Paramount, 1918). One Sheet (28.25" X 42.25"). From the Collection of Frank Buxton, of which the sale's proceeds will benefit The San Francisco Silent Film Festival.
    Dorothy Gish plays Jane, a vagabond who stumbles upon a family quarrel between a doctor and his wife (George Nichols and May Hall). When the doctor runs out, and the wife unexpectedly dies, Jane is left as the sole guardian of their infant son (Ernest Marion). After entering the child in a baby contest, Jane wins $500, which she must protect - often at gunpoint - when the doctor returns. Gish enjoyed a long and impressive career, finding regular work in television after largely retiring from the screen following the coming of sound. Professional restoration to this beautiful stone litho one sheet has addressed fold wear and separation, tearing into the interior and image, and paper loss below the director's credit. There was also paper loss in the bottom left black background, which extended into the first "O" of "Dorothy." The borders have been airbrushed. Very Good on Linen.


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