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    The Playhouse (First National, 1921). Lobby Cards (2) (11" X 14").
    In an amazing feat of early special effects and high-energy acting, Buster Keaton takes on a dozen roles, often appearing as multiple characters in a single scene, in this superb two-reel comedy. Keaton's co-star is Virginia Fox, the future wife of Darryl F. Zanuck. Cards from this masterpiece of filmmaking rarely come available, and offered here are two wonderful scene cards with Keaton in his monkey costume. Both cards have pencil marks and abrasions in the image, and small tack holes. One card has a minor chip in the top right corner, a faint dust shadow at the right edge, and a smudge. Fine.


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