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    West Side Story (United Artists, 1961). One Sheet (27" X 41").Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins directed this masterful adaptation of the Broadway musical, which was an updated version of Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet." The film won ten Oscars, including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Supporting Actor and Actress (George Chakiris, Rita Moreno), and a special Oscar for Jerome Robbins' choreography. The graphics for this poster were designed by the legendary Saul Bass. There are light smudges in the image area and in the borders, especially in the lower corners, minor fold and crosspoint wear with wrinkling and minor color chipping along fold lines. Black smudges from the title letters appear on the upper section of the center fold. The overall color and image integrity is solid and the graphic impact of this piece is strong. Very Fine-.

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    March, 2006
    17th-18th Friday-Saturday
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