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    The Restless Sex (Paramount, 1920). One Sheet (28.5" X 41").
    Marion Davies was one of the silent screen's leading comediennes and most popular stars of the times. Publishing tycoon William Randolph Hearst's infatuation with the 22-year old ingénue would lead him to create Cosmopolitan Pictures with the sole intent of producing lavish films for Davies. This pre-Hearst film features Davies as an adventuresome young women torn between two suitors. Well-known poster artist Harrison Fisher designed this lovely stone litho one sheet, with a portrait of the luminous Davies. A first time offer from Heritage, the piece was linenbacked and professionally restored to correct a large chip in the bottom left and upper right, a chip in the left border, crossfolds chips, fold wear, and a tear in the top left corner/border. The poster now looks sensational. Fine- on Linen.


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    November, 2014
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
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