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    Return of the Vampire (Columbia, 1943). Six Sheet (81" X 81"). An underrated Lugosi film nicely directed by the incredibly prolific Lew Landers, which features Bela as a Dracula-esque vampire named Armand Tesla (one of only three times he played an actual bloodsucker), who skulks around a foggy mansion with a werewolf for an assistant! Atmospheric, with an excellent score, this nifty little flick is one of the best entries in Lugosi's later filmography. Equally impressive is this eye-popping six sheet which features Bela bathed in glorious green, the were-assistant, distressed damsel Nina Foch (who certainly isn't hard on the eyes), and one of the boldest logos we've ever seen. There were pinholes in the image area, some tiny edge chips, some slight paper loss in the logo area, fold wear and crossfold separations, all of which has been addressed with professional restoration. Very Fine- on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2008
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
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