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    The Private Life of Helen of Troy (First National, 1927). Insert (14" X 36").
    Based on the novel by John Erskine, silent film Helen of Troy was directed by Alexander Korda and stars his wife, Maria Corda. Handsome Ricardo Cortez plays Paris, and Lewis Stone is the jilted King Menelaus. Corda is ravishing on this lovely insert, which has retained its color nicely. Never offered before by Heritage, this piece is a great opportunity for fans of late silent cinema. The poster has been lightly handled, showing pinholes in the top corners, edge wear with toning, faint writing in the bottom border, a small stain in the bottom right, and a small chip in the left and right border. Rolled, Fine/Very Fine.


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    November, 2012
    29th-30th Thursday-Friday
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