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    I Cover the Waterfront (United Artists, 1933). One Sheet (27" X 41"). A truly atmospheric film with a very artistically successful one sheet to match. Ernest Torrance, a smuggler of Asian immigrants, glowers down menacingly at the cynical hard-drinking reporter, Ben Lyon, bound to expose him, who has just fallen in love with his daughter, the luminous young Claudette Colbert. Rendered in subtle pastel shades, this H.C. Miner lithograph is what the Golden Age of Film Posters is all about. The poster displays only minor foldwear with small pinpoint separations and a small chip in the top crossfold, and a minor extra horizontal fold in the top foldline. Only minimal restoration was needed. Very Fine on Linen.

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    November, 2007
    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
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