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    The Scarlet Letter by Apeda, NY (MGM, 1926). Handtinted Photo Poster (30" X 38.5").
    Perhaps this lovely, handtinted oversize photo mounted on hardboard serves as proof of what some reviewers have called Victor Sjöström's (the father of Swedish film, working in Hollywood as "Victor Seastrom") "perfect visual frames." Photo lobby displays of this type were common in the silent period but are now impossible to find on top titles. There are grommet holes, some edge wear with pinholes, and some scratches in the top center and left center borders. This is certainly a must-have for any silent collection. Fine+ on Board.


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    July, 2011
    16th-17th Saturday-Sunday
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