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    Queen Christina (MGM, 1933). Six Sheet (81" X 81"). Larger posters have always been very difficult to obtain for films from the 1920s and 30s. Many of them from that era were cut out and pasted on board by "front-of-house" artists, glued to an outside wall, or used so repeatedly in traveling from theatre to theatre that they eventually fell apart at the seams. Imagine our joy at unrolling this true rarity, a six sheet stunner with one of the greatest faces in film history several feet high! No one did "reclusive and misunderstood woman" better than Greta Garbo and this wonderful artwork captures the enigmatic actress perfectly. There are only fold separations and slight foldwear which have had great restoration. The poster is ready for display amidst a wave of "oohhs" and "aahhs". Very Fine on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2008
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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