Lolita (MGM, 1962). Very Fine- on Linen. Three She...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionLolita (MGM, 1962). Very Fine- on Linen. Three Sheet (41" X 83").
Vladimir Nabokov's novel formed the basis for this daring film about a middle-aged college professor (James Mason) who becomes obsessed with a fourteen-year-old girl (Sue Lyon). Considered by many to be un-filmable, due to its subject matter, director Stanley Kubrick downplayed the sexual aspects of the film, focusing instead on social satire. The poster features the film's now legendary image of Lolita in her heart-shaped sunglasses. Touchup has been applied to slight fold wear and separations, minor chips, and a few tears. There are unaddressed pinholes and unobtrusive stains still visible. The linen has been trimmed nearly to the borders.
Estimate: $600 - $1,200.
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