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    Queen Bee (Columbia, 1955). Italian 2 - Foglio (39" X 55").
    In this romantic drama, Joan Crawford is, at first glance, a genteel Southern lady living in luxury with her textile magnate husband (Barry Sullivan) on a sprawling Georgian plantation. Underneath the placid facade, however, lies a hateful, manipulative shrew-of-a-woman, whose spouse copes by becoming a dipsomaniac. When a former flame (John Ireland) enters the picture, things take an even uglier turn. What's not ugly is this Italian 2-foglio designed by Anselmo Ballester. A Heritage first, the poster features beautiful images of the stars. Professional restoration has addressed chips in the right border/top corner, chip in the left border plus a tear, chip in the crossfold in Ireland's head, a chip in the "J" of "Joan," pinholes in the borders, and one pinhole in Ireland's hand. A small stain in the bottom border is still visible, but does not affect the great appeal of this piece. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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