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    The Music Master (Fox, 1927). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    If you're not familiar with Alec B. Francis, that's him as the kindly piano teacher, living vicariously through the exploits of his students. Mr. Francis began with John Bunny and Vitagraph in 1911. He was a fine character actor equally adroit as a comic sidekick, or a compelling blind man. You may remember him as the King of Hearts in Alice in Wonderland (1933). That's lovely Lois Moran as the student. Moran came to silent films from the Paris National Opera, where she danced. Superb linenbacking and minimal restoration for just pinholes, small tears in the right border, fold wear, small crossfold separations, and small chips in the left border. A truly beautiful silent film stone lithograph that would be a prized possession for anyone that's ever taught piano...or had a great teacher. Fine+ on Linen.


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    November, 2010
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
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