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    Dark Passage (Warner Brothers, 1947). Italian 2 - Folio (39" X 55"). With a breathtaking image by Italian artist Luigi Martinati, this is unquestionably one of the finest posters produced for this classic film noir thriller. Vincent Parry, (Humphrey Bogart) is a man who is wrongly convicted for the murder of his wife. After breaking out of prison to prove his innocence, Parry undergoes radical plastic surgery to change his well-known appearance and allow him to find the real killer. Opposite Bogart is the scorchingly hot Lauren Bacall, as a young artist who decides to help Parry in his quest to clear his name. The poster offered here had fold wear, pinholes in the corners, a tear in the top right, and crossfold separations with paper loss and tearing on the left side. After professional restoration, however, these slight flaws are only apparent under close scrutiny, making this a perfect choice for the Bogie and Bacall . Fine+ on Linen.

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    November, 2008
    7th-8th Friday-Saturday
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