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    The Bishop's Wife (RKO, 1948). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style A.
    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. The poster has crossfold separations, pinholes in the corners, light fold and edge wear, and light creases. There is a small hole in the top left corner, and a few pieces of paper tape on the reverse. This great image from the ice-skating scene, is beautiful and quite scarce. Fine+.


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    July, 2009
    23rd-25th Thursday-Saturday
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