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    La Bete Humaine (Lux Compagnie Cinématographique de France, 1938). French Four Panel (93" X 126").
    This striking piece, a Heritage first, features images of Jean Gabin and Simone Simon as the stars of the film based on a novel by Emile Zola, of the same name. French director Jean Renoir's La Bête Humaine (The Human Beast), is a tragic tale of a love triangle gone wrong. Fritz Lang would later remake the film, in which he copied many of Renoir's most visually arresting shots. This is only the second time Heritage has presented this gorgeous country-of-origin piece. There is some creasing and a stain in the upper border of the top right section, small tears in the lower border of the upper left section, and light wear in the lower right corner of the bottom right section. Folded, Very Fine+.


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    July, 2015
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