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    Frankenstein (Universal, 1931). Herald (8.25 X 10. 5").
    It's always a thrill when anything turns up from this legendary picture, and this prized herald will certainly generate buzz amongst collectors. The piece is simply dynamite, a miniature poster in its own right! The Monster in Mary Shelley's novel seems to have been made for then-unknown actor Boris Karloff, who emphatically made the part his own. To this day, eight decades after the film was released, Karloff's image is recognized around the world. The herald measures 10.5" X 16.5" when opened flat. Restoration has addressed edge tears, a tear in the bottom border, several extra folds, a small split where it was folded, and two pinholes in the background. There is still some discoloration in Mae Clark's dress. Fine+.


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    30th-31st Saturday-Sunday
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