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    Vertigo (Paramount, 1958). Italian 2 - Fogli (39.5" X 55") Sandro Simeoni Artwork.
    The mastery of Italian poster artist Sandro Simeoni allows viewers to almost feel the head spinning discomfort of height-phobic James Stewart on this evocative 2-fogli. It was on the set of Vertigo that Alfred Hitchcock invented the famous "counter-zoom" technique that gave the thrilling impression of James Stewart's fear of heights, a convention that has become standard in cinema, including being famously used by Steven Spielberg in Jaws. Kim Novak even appears on this eye-catching poster, which has a completely different layout from most of the paper on Vertigo. Touchup to pinholes in the borders, two small chips in the top left corner, fold wear, and a small chip in the bottom right corner. Very Fine- on Linen.


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