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    A Woman's Face (MGM, Late 1940s). First Post-War Italian Foglio (28" X 39.5") .
    Taking a risky, make-or-break choice for her career, Joan Crawford gives a magnificent performance playing a disfigured woman who has been scarred by both a childhood fire and the life she has led. Despite initially being advised against the film by no less than Louis B. Mayer, co-founder and head of MGM studios, Crawford received critical praise for her role and solidified her transition from glamour icon to dramatic actress. Artist Ercole Brini skillfully captured Crawford's character in this dramatic original Italian release foglio, the warring sides of her torn psyche apparent in his design. Despite some toning issues, this poster shows very well due to professional touch up to separated folds and the correction of pinholes and small chips in the corners and borders. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    November, 2015
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