Skip to main content
Go to accessibility options

    Description

    Creature from the Black Lagoon (Universal International, 1954). Spanish One Sheet (27.5" X 39"). This is the scarce one sheet from Spain with evocative art for the last great Universal sci-fi/horror classic. The green gill-man is the last Devonian Age survivor of his species - a humanoid man-fish. Bud Westmore (Tarantula, Mole People, It Came from Outer Space, etc.) contributed astonishingly realistic make-up for one of Hollywood's most original - and most memorable - "beauty and the beast" films. This incredible poster, with a wonderful image of the Gill Man, shows soft folds, a staple hole in the lower left field, pinholes, slight edge wear with small chips in the lower left border, and a 4" printer's crease in the upper left border, as well as 2" tears in the left and right center fold line. These slight flaws do little to detract from the enormous appeal of this exquisite poster. Fine+.

    Please see full-color, enlargeable images above for more details.

    View movie details on IMDB
    View movie details on AllMovie


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2008
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,470

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold on Mar 11, 2008 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2022 March 26 - 27 Movie Posters Signature® Auction .

    Learn about consigning with us

    Grey is a true asset to Heritage Auctions and Heritage Auctions are a true asset to the Movie Poster Hobby.
    Jim G.,
    Ray, MI
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Auction #162146 spotlights


    Houdini Lot (1911). Near Mint/Mint.
    BID NOW


    Laurel and Hardy Lot (1930s). Very Fine/Near Mint.
    BID NOW


    Somewhere in Sonora (Warner Bros.-Vitagraph, 1933). Fine- on Paper.
    BID NOW


    Batman Returns (Warner Bros., 1992). Rolled, Very Fine+.
    BID NOW


    The Mystery of the Wax Museum (Warner Bros., 1933). Near Mint.
    BID NOW


    Loving You (Paramount, 1957). Rolled, Fine/Very Fine.
    BID NOW


    This Island Earth (Universal International, 1955). Fine/Very Fine.
    BID NOW


    World War II Propaganda (U.S. Government Printing Office, 1942). Folded, Very Fine/Near Mint.
    BID NOW

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search