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    Godzilla (Trans World, 1956). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    By 1954, the world had seen dozens of nuclear tests and were very aware of the mutating effects of radiation. The Japanese entry into the giant mutated monster genre came in the shape of a resurrected prehistoric lizard by the name of Godzilla! The King of the Monsters became so popular that he went on to make dozens of sequels, becoming one of the most successful film franchises in movie history. The posters for his first appearance are some of the most sought after, as the images are considered some of the best of the horror/sci-fi genre of the 1950s. The poster has been professionally restored to address a small hole above the title, fold wear with a small tear at the bottom crossfold, an enlarged pinhole in one corner, tears in the left and right borders with two that extend into the artwork, and missing paper in the top two corners. There is still a small stain and two pinholes in the center, but these do not detract from fiery main attraction of Godzilla. Fine+ on Linen.


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