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    Lady of Burlesque (United Artists, 1943). Three Sheet (41" X 81"). Barbara Stanwyck plays a stripper in this movie based on a Gypsy Rose Lee novel, "The G-String Murders." Stanwyck becomes the prime suspect in a murder investigation when two of her competitors for the top spot in the strip show are killed. It's guns and glams as Babs takes it off for the big screen. Stanwyck was a natural choice for this role due to her many racy and suggestive films from the Pre-Code Era. The poster has very minimal color touch-up to the fold lines. There is also some "mirror" lettering in the yellow background, due to wet ink being transferred off one side of the poster to the other. These things happen at the printers when a poster is folded to soon after actual printing. This is very minor and doesn't detract from the image. Very Fine+ on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2005
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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