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    Riptide (MGM, 1934). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style A. From the collection of William E. Rea.
    There was no better proof that the old saying "It's who you know" is true than Norma Shearer. After marrying Louis B. Mayer's partner, Irving Thalberg, Shearer shot to stardom with appearances in The Barretts of Wimpole Street and Romeo and Juliet. She was even offered the role of Scarlett O'Hara by David O. Selznick himself! She's beautifully depicted with co-star Robert Montgomery on this rare half sheet making its Heritage debut. Touchup was applied to enlarged pinholes in the corners and 2" of trimmed paper have been replaced in the right border. From the collection of William E. Rea. Fine+ on Paper.


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