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    The Show Off (Paramount, 1926). Insert (14" X 36").
    Although comedian Ford Sterling and Lois Wilson are the stars of this comedy about a hapless clerk trying any and all get-rich-quick schemes, it is an up-and-coming actress who gets a good bit of attention in this film--Louise Brooks. Having made only a handful of pictures before this comedy, Brooks is nevertheless a standout and fortunately makes an appearance on this rare and stunning insert. It has been professionally restored to address two pinholes in the artwork, a hole in the left and right borders, and one in the artwork. There is an area of missing paper in the bottom of the left border, and 1/2" area of missing paper along half of the top border. All of these issues are no longer apparent and this bright poster is a eye-catching gem. Very Good/Fine on Paper.


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