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    King of the Underworld (Warner Bros., 1939). Fine/Very Fine on Linen. One Sheet (27" X 41").
    For classic gangster film fans, Humphrey Bogart personifies the raging, unrepentant criminal with unmatchable talent, evident in several of his top films. Here he plays a thug with a Napoleonic streak, in which he and his gang take Kay Francis and a writer hostage so Bogart can dictate his exploits as a crime lord. Posters from Bogart's pre-stardom career are rare to find and this is one of his most colorful and best! Prior to the excellent restoration, the poster had pinholes in the borders and several in the interior. There was a chip in the bottom left corner and a chip at the bottom border slightly into the interior and a vertical tear above the fold on the left side of the poster. It now displays beautifully - a vibrant poster with an eye catching image.


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    July, 2020
    25th-26th Saturday-Sunday
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