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    Citizen Kane (RKO, 1948). First Post -War Release Italian 4 - Foglio (54" X 77.5").
    This exciting lot features a new offering from Heritage -- a first post-war Italian release of Orson Welles' 1941 cinematic masterpiece Citizen Kane. The picture was a veritable tour de force in filmmaking, with innovations in cinematography, lighting, design, acting, directing, and more. Despite the attempted suppression of its release by William Randolph Hearst, and its initial low box office return, Citizen Kane has gone on to be called the "greatest American film ever made." This Italian 4-foglio has different artwork than other formats, with Welles as Charles Foster Kane against a collage of newspaper print. The poster has been restored and touchup applied to tears in the bottom and top border, and fold wear. Very Fine+ on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2014
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
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