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    The Bishop's Wife (ENIC, 1948). Italian 4 - Fogli (55" X 76") Averardo Ciriello Artwork.
    David Niven plays an Episcopalian bishop whose prayers for divine guidance in building a new cathedral are answered by a charming angel (Cary Grant). The bishop soon regrets his prayers when he feels Grant is usurping his place in his household, and with his wife Loretta Young. Niven originally was slated to play the angel, with Grant as the bishop, but they agreed to swap just before filming. Offered for the first time at Heritage, artist Averardo Ciriello lends his excellent talents to this Italian poster's lovely image. It shows edge and fold wear, pinholes, and small chips and tears in the borders and folds. The folds have some toning, and some parts have touchup and/or tape on the verso. Folded, Fine.


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    November, 2017
    18th-19th Saturday-Sunday
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