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    Red Headed Woman (MGM, 1932). Austrian Three Sheet (49.25" X 109.5").
    As luck would have it, Irving Thalberg tossed F. Scott Fitzgerald's script for Red Headed Woman into the waste basket, and gave Anita Loos her first assignment under her new MGM contract. It was Loos who knew the femme fatale racket backwards and forwards. She could skirt the censorship code as no man ever could, with her clever and very feminine innuendos and delicate double entendre. This style fit Jean Harlow perfectly, and was directly responsible for one of Harlow's best films. The star is ravishing on this large format Austrian poster, a Heritage first. The colors are as vibrant as the day the poster was printed, over eighty years ago! Signs of minor wear include smudging in the left and right border, pinpoint crossfold separation, a chip in the left border at the top, and faint wrinkling. Folded, Very Fine.


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    November, 2014
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
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