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    Top Hat (RKO, 1935). Title Lobby Card and Lobby Cards (2) (11" X 14").
    Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers team up for what is considered by most to be their very best musical, showcasing their magnificent chemistry on the dance floor, set to memorable tunes by Irving Berlin. This lot includes the extremely scarce title card from the eight card lobby set and two scene cards, one of which portrays the "king and queen of rhythm" performing their splendid "Cheek to Cheek" dance number. In excellent condition, this trio of lobby cards shows minimal wear. The title card has a tear from the top left edge into the image area and a small tear and crease in the lower left border. The "Cheek to Cheek" card has a bottom right corner bend. An incredible find for Rogers-Astaire aficionados, these three cards, along with four others from the set being offered in this auction, are rare gems for the discerning collector. Fine/Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    18th-19th Friday-Saturday
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