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    Breakfast at Tiffany's (Paramount, 1961). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    For his very first film poster commission, artist Robert McGinnis (Thunderball, Barbarella, etc., and a veteran of over 1200 paperback covers), delivered this splendid and now indelible image of Audrey Hepburn as "Holly Golightly" coyly posing in her iconic Givenchy gown. Hepburn shines as the emotionally fragile Golightly, who doesn't know what she wants from life. Hepburn's rendition of Johnny Mercer and Henry Mancini's Oscar-winning song Moon River is one of many poignant moments in the film, which is filled with flawed characters played by George Peppard, Patricia Neal, and Buddy Ebsen, struggling to find a bit of happiness. The one sheet offered here is a top prize for movie poster collectors, and it's in terrific condition, showing only pinholes in the corners, light stains and a crease in the bottom section, and a top right corner bend. Very Fine-.


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    July, 2012
    25th-26th Wednesday-Thursday
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