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    King Kong (RKO, 1933). French Poster (47" X 63").(NOTE: IN THE CATALOG, THE POSTER IS DESCRIBED AS LINEN HAVING BEEN TRIMMED. THIS IS NOT THE CASE. THE POSTER WAS PRINTED BORDERLESS AND THERE IS A BORDER OF 2" OF LINEN SURROUNDING THE POSTER.) Merian C. Cooper's film captivated the world when it was first seen on the big screen in 1933, with its landmark special effects that brought a whole new dimension to movie making. Kong! The Eighth Wonder of the World (as he was billed in the movie) still reigns supreme as king of one of the greatest sci-fi/horror films ever made! This wonderful stone lithograph, with art by Roland Coudon, shows Kong illuminated by the glow of native torches, as he gazes upon the lovely Fay Ray. The poster has repairs to the fold lines, with a touch more to the fold line intersections. The poster has had professional restoration, rendering the minor defects very hard to detect. Very Fine on Linen.

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    July, 2004
    17th Saturday
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