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    Oliver Twist (Europa Films, 1949). Spanish One Sheet (22" X 44.5") Anselmo Ballester Artwork.
    John Howard Davies, who played the title character in this adaptation of Charles Dickens second novel, had a long career as a producer and director after acting in four films as a child. The orphan who joins in with a gang of pickpockets under the tutelage of Fagin (Alec Guinness) was Davies' first role. With the support of such British actors as Robert Newton, Kay Walsh and Anthony Newley, the film is recognized as a classic interpretation of Dickens directed by the great David Lean. No touchup has been applied to this gorgeous poster, which shares the beautiful Anselmo Ballester illustration found on Italian posters. It has only the slightest of edge wear and was never folded prior to being backed on linen. Very Fine+ on Linen.


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