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    Return of the Jedi (20th Century Fox, 1983). Fine+ on Linen. British Full-Bleed 12 Sheet (120" X 60") Josh Kirby Artwork.
    As one of only three complete copies known to exist, this extremely rare British 12 sheet can be counted among one of the most desirable items for Star Wars fans and is making only its second appearance at Heritage Auctions. It features the same Josh Kirby artwork found in the first printing of the original release British quad, a literally explosive illustration filled with vibrant color and portraits of all of the picture's major characters. Certainly one of the hardest to find posters in the entire franchise, this British 12 sheet is set to be a centerpiece collectible after professional conservation to creases, slight fold wear, pinholes, and tears into the interior. Also addressed were chips at the edges and background, in addition to some paper loss in the upper background and Luke's lightsaber. There is an official advance theater snipe beneath the credits issued by the studio. Stunning when displayed, this magnificent full-bleed poster is without a doubt one of the best illustrations created for the film.




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    Auction Dates
    November, 2019
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
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