Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Boston Blackie (Fox, 1923). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    William Russell stars as thief-turned-gumshoe Boston Blackie in detective's first screen appearance! He's trying to effect reform in the prison where he was once incarcerated and unfortunately, the corrupt warden gets the upper hand, and Blackie finds himself behind bars once again. Pulp writer Jack Boyle's character proved popular with audiences in the first half of the century, as a string of Blackie films followed, many starring Chester Morris as the detective. This fabulous stone litho poster had long tears in the top and bottom borders which extend into the field, small chips in the borders, and missing paper on the lower right corner below the lithographer's logo, and mis-folds at the fold lines, all of which has been addressed with professional restoration. The vibrant colors make this poster from the silent era a must! Fine on Linen.

    Please see full-color, enlargeable images above for more details.

    View movie details on IMDB
    View movie details on AllMovie

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2014
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 622

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 14 days left to consign to the 2021 March 27 - 28 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Grey is a true asset to Heritage Auctions and Heritage Auctions are a true asset to the Movie Poster Hobby.
    Jim G.,
    Ray, MI
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search