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    As You Desire Me (MGM, 1932). Spanish One Sheet (27.5" X 39.5").
    An extraordinary find, this original release Spanish one sheet from As You Desire Me is the first format larger than a window card that Heritage has presented from this film. Greta Garbo is luminous on this stone litho poster as Zara, a lost soul pursued by Melvyn Douglas and Erich von Stroheim. Set in Budapest, this melodrama features art direction by Cedric Gibbons, costume design by Adrian, and was co-produced by MGM's powerhouse, Irving Thalberg. One look at this striking poster and it's no wonder Garbo was dubbed "The Face." In profile, with an upward, angelic tilt of her chin and radiant golden locks, Garbo is the ultimate movie star. In excellent condition with no folds, the poster only needed a small amount of touchup in the top right black background, and there is a bit of toning in the borders. Very Fine on Linen.


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    July, 2016
    30th-31st Saturday-Sunday
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