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    Of Human Bondage (RKO, 1934). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    A top-notch film with an exceptional cast, this was the movie that lifted Bette Davis to stardom. Based on the book by W. Somerset Maugham, it stars Leslie Howard as Philip Carey, who enrolls in medical school after being told he has little talent as an artist. A disastrous affair with a morally bereft waitress (Davis) follows and despite his yearnings for the finer things in life, Carey cannot extricate himself from a mutually destructive relationship with the woman. An important and hugely popular pre-Code film, paper on this title is virtually non-existent. Prior to restoration, this poster had been torn into a number of pieces, but they were clean tears with no paper loss. After an excellent restoration, this extremely attractive stone litho one sheet displays a near perfect appearance. Don't miss out on the chance to add this rare beauty to your collection! Very Good on Linen.




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    Auction Dates
    November, 2009
    11th-14th Wednesday-Saturday
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