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    Funny Face (Paramount, 1957). French Grande (47" X 63"). In a storyline reminiscent of "My Fair Lady," fashion photographer Dick Avery (Fred Astaire) - a character based on famed real-life photographer Richard Avedon - transforms meek and mild bookstore clerk Jo Stockton (Audrey Hepburn) into Paris's hottest supermodel, falling in love with her in the process. Based on George and Ira Gershwin's hit 1927 Broadway musical, in which Astaire also starred, the film was a major success for Hepburn, who had risen to fame several years earlier with her Oscar-winning performance in "Roman Holiday." The lovely poster offered here features fabulous images of the exquisitely beautiful Hepburn, with only some fold wear and soiling at the fold lines, as well as tanning at the edges, keeping it from an even higher grade. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.

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    November, 2007
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