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    Sham (Paramount, 1921). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Style B. Ethel Clayton was a popular actress in the early days of cinema with nearly 200 films to her credit by the time of her last screen appearance, an uncredited role in 1947's "Perils of Pauline." She worked fairly steadily until the early 1940s, when her career began to slow down. In "Sham," Clayton plays a society woman who wants to marry the man she loves, but instead must consider marrying a wealthy man, as her father has died and she is left without money. This beautiful stone litho poster shows the normal fold wear with crossfold separation and chips at the centerfold, small tears at the upper fold, and a small hole at the top fold line. Additionally, there is a small hole at the top left and a small chip at the right border. Professional restoration has addressed these flaws, resulting in a very attractive poster. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.

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