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    Assignment: Paris (Columbia, 1953). Italian 4 - Fogli (54" X 77") Anselmo Ballester Artwork.
    Based on the Saturday Evening Post series by Paul and Pauline Gallico, Assignment: Paris is a spy drama starring Dana Andrews. He's reporter Jimmy Race in the Paris bureau of the the New York Herald Tribune. Joining forces with a French journalist (Marta Toren), they make a risky trip to Budapest to confirm details of her piece on an Iron Curtain political conspiracy. Toren is alluringly rendered by artist Anselmo Ballester on this rare Italian 4 - fogli. Touchup to this first time offer from Heritage has been applied to slight fold wear and small border chips. There is an unaddressed surface abrasion at the top right credits, the borders were once folded back, and there is a slight bit of bleedthrough from writing on the verso. The poster has some mild warping. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    7th-8th Saturday-Sunday
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