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    The Champ (MGM, 1931). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. Rotogravure One Sheet (28" X 42").
    It's Heritage's first time to offer this great rotogravure one sheet, which would later serve as the basis for the design of the film's reissue poster in 1962. In this unforgettable drama, Wallace Beery plays Andy "Champ" Purcell -- a role for which he won the Academy Award -- a washed up former boxer, who attempts to make good in the ring rather than surrender his son (Jackie Cooper) to his ex-wife (Irene Rich). This poster displays some edge and fold wear, mild fold separations, creases, pinholes, and a few small tears and chips. Also present are thin dust shadows, smudges, and some stains, one of which is a tape stain in the top left.


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2021
    24th-25th Saturday-Sunday
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