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    Dark Victory (Warner Brothers, 1946). First Post-War Release Italian Foglio (27" X 39") Luigi Martinati Artwork.
    In one of the classic women's pictures of the 1930s, Bette Davis plays a socialite afflicted with a terminal brain tumor. Along the way she must deal with the two men in her life, played by George Brent and Humphrey Bogart. This was a real departure for Bogart from his usual gangster roles and in fact, was a throwback to his early days on Broadway where he played romantic leads. This Italian poster with its portrait of Davis by Luigi Martinati strikes just the right chord of melancholy. It's been over a decade since we've presented this gem. Touchup was applied to missing paper in the right border that extends into Davis' cheek. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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