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    The Vampire Bat (Majestic, 1933). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Perfectly capturing the mood of this taut, atmospheric thriller is this art deco one sheet, bathed in electric greens and oranges. There's a burning question on everyone's mind --have vampires returned to the quiet German village of Kleinschloss? Police inspector Karl Brettschneider (Melvyn Douglas) and noted physician Dr. Otto Von Niemann (Lionel Atwill) are on the case! Here, Fay Wray is in the grasp of "Dr." Atwill, as a winged bloodsucker lurks overhead. Not often seen at auction, this one sheet has been restored and its signs of handling are now only barely perceptible. Touchup was applied to the folds, small paper loss and tears near the middle and bottom crossfold, and pinholes and chips in the borders. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2016
    26th-27th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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