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    Theda Bara (Fox, 1916). Personality Poster (22" X 28").
    Theda Bara was the reigning star of Hollywood and the world before the start of the First World War. She starred in Cleopatra, Salome, and Romeo and Juliet, all to critical acclaim. By the time the war had ended she was beyond her prime and would make only one more film before her death in 1955. This rare and beautiful personality poster was produced at the peak of her career, and the image is by the renowned photographer Alfred Cheney Johnston, whose name appears in the lower right hand corner. There are pinholes in the borders (two with rust stains), smudging on the borders, a tear in the bottom border going into the credits, light stains, and small scratches in the left image area. Rolled, Fine+.


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    November, 2012
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