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    MGM Stock Poster (MGM, 1955). One Sheet (27" X 41"). From 1937 until 1957, the cartoon studio at MGM produced some of the most influential and groundbreaking animated shorts ever seen on the silver screen. Staffed with exceptional talent, including Fred Quimby, William Hanna, Joseph Barbera, Fritz Freleng, Hugh Harman, Rudolf Ising, Preston Blair, and Tex Avery, the studio created such well-known characters as Tom and Jerry, Droopy Dog, Barney Bear, and Screwy Squirrel. No substantial discussion of the evolution of American animated films is complete without the inclusion of this important studio, represented here by a charming stock one sheet. This poster had pinholes, and some fold wear, but is otherwise extremely clean and attractive, a very desirable piece for anyone who loves these iconic characters. Very Fine+ on Linen.

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    March, 2008
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