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    Yankee Doodle Dandy (Warner Brothers, 1942). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    What a great way to start a career doing graphic design for film posters that would span over 70 years. This poster with a background drape of American flag, with the large title done in red, white, and blue, and the lead actor topped off in a flag top hat, is the work of Bill Gold (Casablanca, The Big Sleep, A Streetcar Named Desire, East of Eden, Giant, and about a thousand more!). Very clean copy for Cagney's Best Oscar turn as George M. Cohan. Just some pinholes in the borders, some edge wear in the left border, crossfold separations, fold wear, and a very small chip in the left border. Very Fine-.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2012
    23rd-24th Friday-Saturday
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