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    The Big Knife (United Artists, 1956). Fine- on Linen. Italian 4 - Fogli (55" X 77") Nicola Simbari Artwork.
    Making a first time appearance at Heritage is this large format Italian poster, bearing thematic artwork by artist Nicola Simbari. As an "inside" Hollywood picture, the story features Jack Palance as an actor who has forsaken "art" for a big paycheck, and finds himself pressured by his studio boss and manipulated into a potentially murderous cover-up to protect his career. Ida Lupino, Shelley Winters, Jean Hagen, Rod Steiger, and Everett Sloane are included in the terrific cast. Professional restoration has corrected slight fold wear and separation, most of the pinholes, chips, and some tears. A few of the pinholes are still visible and one has a minor rust stain. There is also some unaddressed color fading, and the poster's borders have been airbrushed.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2020
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
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