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    The Birth of a Nation (Epoch Producing Corp., R-1921). One Sheet (28" X 41").
    A rare sight to see, this incredible stone litho one sheet hails from one of the most influential, and most controversial, motion pictures of all time. At the height of his creativity, director D.W. Griffith broke new ground with an impressive slew of cinematic innovations, technical effects, and artistic achievements. This dramatic piece has undergone professional conservation efforts to address address fold wear, chips in the borders, creasing at the top and bottom, and slight paper loss in the interior. There were tears in the borders, some of which extended into the background, and there were three mirrored vertical tears to the left of the crossfolds. The borders, lower background, and text have been airbrushed, and there has been some slight touchup to the image. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    April, 2018
    7th-8th Saturday-Sunday
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