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    The Riddle of the Wooden Leg (Kay-Bee, 1915). One Sheet (28" X 42").
    Although not much is known about this two-part caper, its director is remembered as an important and influential part of the early film industry. Raymond B. West was a pioneer of early cinema, directing upwards of seventy motion pictures in just nine short years, and is credited with inventing a new form of double-exposure photography for actors playing dual roles within the same scene. Sold for the first time at Heritage, this lovely stone litho one sheet has had professional restoration address fold wear with small chips, chips in the right border, and a vertical tear at the lower horizontal fold. Very Fine- on Linen.


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    July, 2017
    29th-30th Saturday-Sunday
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