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    Harold Presents Le Coupeur de Tetes (1920s). French Grande (47" X 63").
    Fans of magic and the macabre will surely find delight with this deliciously twisted French poster. Observers are invited to witness the reincarnation of the executioner of Paris, in what appears to be a magic show similar to that of Grand Guignol, a theater that specialized in naturalistic horror shows. The stunning work of French artist Harfort is nothing shy of chilling, evoking a morbid curiosity deep within the viewer. Prior to restoration, the poster had a pinpoint separation in the upper crossfold, and a small nick in the upper and left borders. Some touchup work has been done to the folds. Very Fine+ on Linen.


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    July, 2013
    27th-28th Saturday-Sunday
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