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    King Kong (RKO, 1933). French Grande (47" X 63") Style B, Rene Peron Artwork.
    The talents of artist Rene Peron can be fully appreciated with just one look at this mesmerizing Art Deco image he created for the classic climax of one of the most influential films ever made, King Kong. Peron would go on to make a great name for himself over the next three decades producing artwork of quality similar to that seen on this incredible poster. King Kong has been lauded the world over for its landmark special effects that introduced a whole new dimension to movie making. The stop-motion effects animation of Willis H. O'Brien still fills viewers with a sense of wonder and amazement, as he was able to give his creation something even modern film creatures lack: personality. The ability to connect with Kong through his expressions gave him a depth that made the character more than just a monster. Professional restoration has addressed pinholes in the borders, fold wear, a tear in the tail of the airplane, two tears in the right border slightly into the background, and a chip in the bottom border. Very Fine- on Linen.




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