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    The Sheik (Paramount, R-1938). Half Sheet (22" X 28"). The original 1921 release of this desert love adventure launched Rudolph Valentino's career as the greatest lover in the world. He created such a sensation onscreen that women rioted in the streets at his funeral in 1926. This restored half sheet had a missing lower left border corner and a small repaired hole in the upper left yellow background. There was some chipping along the margin edges, but with restoration these flaws have been repaired. This is one of the best images of Valentino. Fine- on Paper.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2005
    15th Friday
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