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    Fire Over England (London Film, 1937). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Global tensions between Spain and England are almost at the breaking point, when Queen Elizabeth I sends a spy to infiltrate the court of Spain. Flora Robson and Raymond Massey play the heads of state, but the poster belongs to Vivien Leigh and Laurence Olivier, impassioned lovers both on and off screen. A lovely stone litho portrait of these two photogenic stars, with battling armadas and impaled Spaniards rounding out the imagery. The poster had pinholes, fold wear and crossfold separations, small chips at the folds and in the borders, as well as chips out in the lower left quarter and in Olivier's shoulder. All this has been expertly restored, and the poster placed on linen. If you love Vivien Leigh like we love Vivien Leigh, this is the sheet for you. Fine on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2008
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
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