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    La Grande Illusion (R.A.C., R-1946). French Grande (46" X 63").
    Almost eighty years after it was made, La Grande Illusion remains one of cinema's great achievements. Starring Erich von Stroheim and Jean Gabin, director Jean Renoir focuses on the human relationships that evolved during World War I and shows the universality of humankind, regardless of nationality, religion, or social class. This haunting, post-WWII French poster has been professionally restored with touchup to the folds/vertical misfolds, and horizontal creasing. This is the first time Heritage has offered this large format poster with wonderful artwork by Bernard Lancy and it seems more scarce than the smaller. Very Fine on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2015
    28th-29th Saturday-Sunday
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