Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    La Dolce Vita (Cineriz, 1960). Italian 4 - Fogli (52.5" X 75"). Giorgio Olivetti Artwork.
    Frederico Fellini's famed chronicle of a decadent society where no values exist except for the pursuit of personal pleasure starred Anita Ekberg and Marcello Mastroianni. The film could have had a very American presence. Original producer Dino DeLaurentis left the project because Fellini refused to cast Paul Newman in the male lead role. Other actors considered for roles included Henry Fonda, Luise Rainer, Burt Lancaster, Peter Ustinov, Walter Pidgeon, Barbara Stanwyck, Greer Garson and (for the French) Maurice Chevalier. The film won several major awards, including a Best Film BAFTA and a Golden Palm at Cannes. Named #6 on the Entertainment Weekly list of Greatest Films of All Time, it remains one of the most highly acclaimed European films of the 1960s. This country of origin poster has some staining in the lower border and image area, a few tears in the background and image with touchup, and some creasing. Some of the borders have been replaced, however, the lower border with credits is still intact. The upper right corner of the image shows signs of bubbling. Though backed onto linen, only minor restoration efforts have been made. Probably the best image of any paper for this title, with artwork by Giorgio Olivetti. Fine on Linen.


    Please see full-color, enlargeable images above for more details.

    View movie details on IMDB
    View movie details on AllMovie


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2017
    25th-26th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 2,072

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold on Mar 26, 2017 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 23 days left to consign to the 2021 July 24 - 25 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Grey is a true asset to Heritage Auctions and Heritage Auctions are a true asset to the Movie Poster Hobby.
    Jim G.,
    Ray, MI
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Auction #162119 spotlights


    The Brute Man (PRC, 1946). Fine - on Linen. One Sheet (27" X 41")
    BID NOW


    The Fly (20th Century Fox, 1958). Very Fine-. Lobby Card Set of 8 (11" X 14")
    BID NOW


    Kiss of the Vampire (Universal, 1963). Very Fine- on Linen. Three Sheet (79" X 41.25")
    BID NOW


    Monster from the Ocean Floor (Lippert, 1954). Folded, Very Fine-. One Sheet (27" X 41").
    BID NOW


    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (Buena Vista, 1954). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. One Sheet (27" X 41")
    BID NOW


    The Astounding She Monster (American International, 1958). Very Fine. Lobby Card Set of 8 (11" X 14")
    BID NOW


    I Married Adventure (Columbia, 1940). Folded, Very Fine. One Sheet (27" X 41")
    BID NOW


    The Three Caballeros (RKO, 1945). Fine/Very Fine. Window Card (14" X 22").
    BID NOW

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search