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    You Can't Take it with You (Columbia, 1938). Pre-War Belgian (24" X 33.5").
    Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning play by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart, this is the story of the decidedly eccentric Sycamore family, headed by Grandpa Vanderhoff (Lionel Barrymore), a former businessman who indulges the whims of everyone in the household. When daughter Alice (Jean Arthur) introduces the stuffy family of her fiancé Tom (James Stewart) to the Sycamore clan, hilarity ensues, climaxing in a police raid. A classic comedy, the film earned Oscars for Best Picture and Best Director (Frank Capra). The beautiful pre-war Belgian poster offered here features exceptional images of all the cast members. It shows pinholes in the right border and upper left corner, edge wear, extra folds and crossfold separations, corner bumps, and chipping in the top corners, but is overall a very attractive piece, featuring some of the greatest stars of the era. Fine+.


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    March, 2009
    20th-22nd Friday-Sunday
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