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    The Maltese Falcon (Warner Brothers, 1941). One Sheet (27.5" X 41").
    Dashiell Hammett's thrilling murder mystery was finally brought to the screen the way Hammett wrote it, as John Huston did the screenplay and directed the film to perfection. Humphrey Bogart was finally elevated to A list status, and the rest of the cast included Mary Astor, Peter Lorre, and newcomer Sydney Greenstreet as Casper Gutman, the "Fat Man." The film is a true classic and this one sheet is one of the most sought after of all film noir posters! Prior to professional restoration, the poster had a clean tear in the upper left corner extending into the artwork. The corners had light tape stains within the border. The folds have been touched up, as well as a small area of surface paper loss in the top left corner and the top right border on the verso. Very Fine- on Linen.




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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
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