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    Deception (Warner Brothers, 1946). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Bette Davis leads a superb cast in this gripping melodrama in which a music teacher (Davis) falls in love with a cellist (Paul Henreid), but at the same time, alienates her mentor (Claude Rains), a composer who is secretly in love with her. Jealousy flairs, leading to murder, tragedy, and heartbreak. Davis delivers a bravura performance in this exceptional tear-jerker, represented here by a beautiful one sheet. This poster shows pinholes in the borders and corners, a piece missing in the bottom right edge, some very light staining and smudging, and a pencil mark in the bottom border. Despite these minor flaws, this is a beautiful piece for any admirer of the lovely Ms. Davis. Very Fine-.

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    July, 2008
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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