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    Pandora's Box/The Last Performance (Kabusi-za Theater, 1930s). Pre-War Japanese Poster (11.75" X 23.5").
    Built in 1889 and located in the Ginza Area of Tokyo, the Kabusi-za theater remains a popular destination for traditional kabuki drama. Though destroyed on several occasions due to fire, earthquakes, and war, the venue has been reconstructed each time, and still stands today. This rare pre-war poster from the theater advertises a double feature of Pandora's Box starring Louise Brooks and the 1927 drama The Last Performance, with a live dance show. Showcasing a terrific image of Brooks, the poster has been restored to address small chips in two corners, and small edge tears. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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