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    Private Detective 62 (Warner Brothers, 1933). Half Sheet (22" X 28").
    This half sheet, the first Heritage has ever offered, features stunning art of William Powell and Margaret Lindsay. In this thriller, directed by Michael Curtiz, Powell plays a washed-up French diplomat who must find new work, and joins a detective agency. While there, he finds himself up against gangsters and a double-crossing partner who tries to convince him to frame Lindsay for a crime she didn't commit. During the early 1930s, Powell would find a steady stream of roles as a detective (including the Philo Vance series and the Thin Man series) but this was one of his first that led directly to those castings. Paperbacked, the poster has had excellent touchup to tears in the borders, a diagonal tear from the left border to the "W" of "William, to the right credit area, a small hole in the top border/blue background, and surface paper loss in the left border. Fine+ on Paper.


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