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    Sherlock Holmes (Goldwyn, 1922). Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    Although this was not the first Sherlock Holmes film, it does have the distinction of being the only silent picture to star Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's fictional detective to survive to the present day. Furthermore, it stars John Barrymore, "The Great Profile," as Holmes, and features future superstar William Powell in his first screen appearance. The entire lobby set for this film was offered in either a sepia tone set or in a hand tinted color set, to the exhibitor. Offered here is a beautiful portrait card featuring Barrymore as Holmes, in the rare tinted version of the card. It has pinholes in the corners, a smudge in the top left, a corner bump in the bottom left, and light edge wear, but is otherwise quite clean and attractive. Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2009
    23rd-25th Thursday-Saturday
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