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    The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (Warner Brothers, 1948). German A1 (23" X 33").
    Based on the novel by B. Traven, this epic tale of greed, lust and murder in the desert mountains of Mexico, stars Walter Huston, Humphrey Bogart, and Tim Holt. Director John Huston won an Academy Award for this film and his father Walter won one for Best Supporting Actor, the first time for father/son Academy Awards. This was the third time Huston teamed with Bogart and they would work together later this same year in Key Largo. Prior to professional restoration this poster had enlarged pinholes in the borders, minor edge tears, fold wear, and crossfold separations. This is the first time we have been able to offer this rare first-post-war German release poster, and it is a stunner with artwork by Heinz Schulz-Neudamm. Very Fine+ on Linen.


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    March, 2009
    20th-22nd Friday-Sunday
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