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    Idiot's Delight (MGM, 1939). Insert (14" X 36").
    The highlight of this delightful piece is the center image of a charming Clark Gable leaning in to kiss the absolutely glowing Norma Shearer. Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Robert E. Sherwood, Gable portrays an American entertainer who is stranded in an Italian hotel at the beginning of World War II. His love interest is portrayed by Shearer. Gable's famous rendition of "Puttin' on the Ritz" with his showgirls is featured at the bottom of this piece. Prior to restoration, the poster had chips in the right and bottom left borders. Touchup work has been done to the folds. Fine/Very Fine on Paper.


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