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    A Place in the Sun (Paramount, 1951). French Grande (47" X 63") Roger Soubie Artwork.
    Based on Theodore Dreiser's brilliant novel An American Tragedy, this film stars Montgomery Clift as an aimless factory worker who lives to regret a brief rendezvous with a fellow co-worker (Shelley Winters) when he meets his true love, socialite Angela Vickers (Elizabeth Taylor). His predicament sets in motion a chain of events that ultimately leads to heartbreak and tragedy. The film earned six Oscars, including Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Cinematography. Featuring images of the three leads, this magnificent design by Roger Soubie uses a love triangle motif capturing the young Clift torn between the two women. Touchup to the folds, pinholes into the interior, and a couple minor chips in the top edge and bottom right corner. There was a tear in the upper right background and some paper loss in the upper right corner. Very Fine- on Linen.


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