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    Breakfast at Tiffany's (Paramount, 1961). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Based on the novella by Truman Capote, this Blake Edwards helmed masterpiece starred Audrey Hepburn against the wishes of Capote. The flamboyant writer desperately wanted his friend Marilyn Monroe for the role of flighty Holly Golightly but was thwarted by producers who wanted Kim Novak. But when Novak refused the role, Audrey Hepburn was tapped for what would become the performance of a lifetime. This beautiful one sheet, with its striking image of Hepburn, is one of the most popular posters of its era. Only our policy of not grading linen backed posters any higher than Very Fine+ keeps this example from being graded much higher. Very Fine+ on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2008
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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