Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Sunset Boulevard (Paramount, 1957). Rolled, Very Fine-. First Release Polish One Sheet (22.75" X 33.25") Waldemar Swierzy Artwork. From the Mike Kaplan Collection.
    Regarded by many as one of the greatest films ever made, Billy Wilder's Sunset Boulevard features stand out performances by William Holden and Gloria Swanson. Nominated for eleven Academy Awards and seven Golden Globes, the picture remains a classic film noir and ranks high in the top 100 American films list by AFI. Polish paper differs greatly from all others, domestic and foreign, with their bold use of color and abstraction. This fabulous poster does not disappoint with its wonderful and maniacal looking Gloria Swanson, courtesy of the unique artwork by Waldemar Swierzy. An amazing piece for lovers of the film and/or Polish poster collectors, the poster shows indications of handling including a few tears, soft folds, and faint tape stain bleedthrough in the upper right border. There are several strips of masking tape at the edges on the verso.




    Please see full-color, enlargeable images above for more details.

    View movie details on IMDB
    View movie details on AllMovie


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2020
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 11
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 362

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 July 25 - 26 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Grey is a true asset to Heritage Auctions and Heritage Auctions are a true asset to the Movie Poster Hobby.
    Jim G.,
    Ray, MI
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Auction #162011 spotlights


    The War of the Worlds (Paramount, 1953). Very Fine+. Window Card
    BID NOW


    Panic in the Streets (20th Century Fox, 1950). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Jaws (Universal, 1975). Rolled, Very Fine/Near Mint. Japanese B2
    BID NOW


    Viva Las Vegas (MGM, 1964). Folded, Fine+. International Three Sheet
    BID NOW


    Spy Smasher (Republic, 1942). Folded, Fine+. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Kings Row (Warner Bros., 1942). Fine+ on Linen. Insert
    BID NOW


    Come Dance with Me! (Union Films, 1960). Folded, Very Fine+. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    High Noon (United Artists, 1952). Very Fine. Title Lobby Card
    BID NOW

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search