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    Gilda (Columbia, 1946). Preliminary Concept Art (9.5" X 12").
    The artwork on this preliminary watercolor concept sketch on synthetic design vellum was done by Harold Seroy, who started at the art department of Warner Brothers in 1930, but went on to work for all the major studios until retiring in 1960. Although fairly unknown today, he designed the posters for such films as The Barefoot Contessa with Ava Gardner and Hoopla with Clara Bow and many others. This lovely and evocative sketch has darkened remnants of glue on the verso indicating that this was probably put onto board with other preliminary sketches for presentation to Columbia Studios. Very Fine.


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