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    Ziegfeld Follies (MGM, 1945). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style D.
    . Florenz Ziegfeld was a master showman known for extravagant stage productions and beautiful showgirls. Fred Astaire, Judy Garland, Lena Horne, Fanny Brice, Lucille Ball, Gene Kelly, Red Skelton, Esther Williams, and William Powell make up the all-star cast for this MGM musical comedy. But the real star was George Petty, the master pin-up artist who provided a half-dozen leggy showgirls for this pretty one sheet. The poster had a snipe covering the line "Greatest Production Since the Birth of Motion Pictures!" The restoration to that area was not done as well as might be expected. There was some separation to the folds and a large tear within the upper center image of the woman. There were pinholes in the corners. Good/Very Good on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2008
    7th-8th Friday-Saturday
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