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    Brief Encounter (Rank, R-1950s). British One Sheet (27" X 40").
    David Lean's beautifully rendered star-crossed lovers' tale hewn from a Noel Coward play is served well by this pretty stone litho country-of-origin one sheet. The two main characters are shown meeting for the first time on the platform of the Carnforth railway station in Lancashire, belying their later turmoil. Audiences in the US were so moved by Celia Johnson's heart-felt performance she was nominated for a Best Actress Oscar. This was no mean feat for a British actress during the war years. A chance for a lovely piece of great cinema history...don't miss it! Nicely restored on linen, with just some small crossfold separations, and some light fold wear. Very Fine on Linen.


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    March, 2012
    23rd-24th Friday-Saturday
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