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    The Shop Around the Corner (MGM, 1940). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style D.
    This rare Style D one sheet hails from one of director Ernst Lubitsch's best pictures. Set in pre-World War II Budapest, the film stars James Stewart and Margaret Sullavan as employees of a small gift shop that have developed an intense dislike for each other. Unknown to them both, they have been corresponding as romantic pen pals, and have fallen in love with their literary selves. The poster had a chip in the top right corner, cross fold separation with small paper loss, a stain at the top edge, corner creases and pinholes, and edge wear. Professional restoration has returned a fabulous example. Two lovely illustrations of the couple appear on this hard-to-find one sheet. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2014
    19th-20th Saturday-Sunday
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