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    The Streets of New York (Pilot, 1913). Six Sheet (81" X 82.5").
    The perils of big city dwelling come to life on this captivating six sheet. Burning buildings are encircled by steam fire engines and heroic firemen try to save the day. This early silent drama depicts a family's plight after their father suddenly dies, leaving his grieving daughter and widow completely helpless. This fantastic poster showcases the beauty of stone litho printing on this early Morgan Litho, with a dynamic image and stunning colors. It's not often that we see a poster this old in this great of shape, with touchup only applied to the folds and borders with small chips and tears, pinholes in the interior, and a vertical tear in the background. There are a couple of faint stains still visible in the borders. Very Fine on Linen.


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    July, 2017
    29th-30th Saturday-Sunday
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