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    Judy Garland Publicity Still by Clarence Sinclair Bull (MGM, 1939). Still (10" X 13"). Vintage black and white, double weight, glossy still. Leave it to top notch MGM photographer Clarence Sinclair Bull to provide us with one of the most entrancing photographs ever taken of a true cinematic icon, the immortal Judy Garland. This is the kind of still distributed to larger magazines and more important newspapers. It bears a Dell Publishing Company stamp on the back along with a typically completely fabricated studio hype touting the subject line SWEET SIXTEEN, when in fact Garland was 17 at the time! The shimmering, luminous look in those gentle eyes speaks of the golden age of film, the 1930s, as eloquently as anything we've seen. With only light corner bumps and some faint ink printing smudges in the bottom border and the top right field, this beauty deserves a solid silver frame atop a period baby grand. Very Fine+.

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    July, 2008
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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