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    The Scarlet Empress (Paramount, 1934). Lobby Card (11" X 14"). Josef von Sternberg directs this Russian historical drama starring Marlene Dietrich, John Lodge, C. Aubrey Smith and Sam Jaffe. Based on the diary of Catherine II (Catherine the Great), the film focuses on the arranged marriage of Dietrich (Catherine) to the half-witted Grand Duke Peter (Sam Jaffe), in a tale filled with infidelity, torture and assassination. This outstanding lobby card has experienced no restoration. Several pinholes in the corners and on the edge of the artwork keep this card from a better grade. Very Fine+.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2005
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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