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    Passport to Pimlico (Ealing, 1949). British One Sheet (27" X 40"). A delightful Ealing comedy in which a World War II-era bomb goes off in London, revealing a buried stash of wealth, as well as paperwork noting that the area is actually part of Burgundy, France, and therefore foreign soil. This wicked social satire stars some of Britain's top character actors, including Stanley Holloway, Hermione Baddeley, and Margaret Rutherford. This collage-style country-of-origin one sheet features "big head" versions of the stars, and some very attractive artwork. The poster had a tear in the top border and some staining in the right border, which have been addressed with restoration. It now has a very fresh appearance, and retains good color. No Ealing collection is complete without this gem! Very Fine on Linen.

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