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    The Prince and the Showgirl (Warner Brothers, 1957). Lobby Cards (4) (11" X 14").
    Lawrence Olivier is a stuffy Balkan prince finally swayed by the charms of a showgirl, played with relish by Marilyn Monroe. Apparently, the production was troubled (Olivier would not direct another film for over a decade), but it doesn't come across on screen, and this is a prime example of Ms. Monroe's unique brand of appeal. That appeal is evident in the images of this lobby card set -- there simply isn't a bad card here. Monroe is featured on every single one of them, the "red dress" card being a fan favorite. The #6 card has Scotch tape on the verso along the edges (red dress card), causing some slight creasing on the front. The #5 card has a smudge in the left border. All of the cards have pinholes in the corners and one at the top center, and two pieces of paper tape on the verso at the top and bottom. Fine/Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2014
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
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