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    King Kong (RKO, R-1952). One Sheet (27" X 41"). The 1952 re-release paper on "King Kong" is not often seen. While it retains all the traditional elements -- Kong himself, Fay Wray in hand, and the backdrop of the 1930s New York City skyline, it presents a somewhat different perspective from other posters. Kong climbs ever higher up the side of the Empire State Building, glancing back over his shoulder at a dizzying angle. The poster has pinholes and general light edge wear with a few minor border chips. There are minor cross fold separations and a chip from around the center point. A tear in the center right field had a tape repair on the reverse which has left a very faint stain. Restoration has nicely addressed these issues and the poster displays well. Very Fine- on Linen.

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    November, 2007
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