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    Ruggles of Red Gap (Essanay, 1918). One Sheet (28" X 42").
    This film was the first of several adaptations based on the 1915 best-selling novel by Harry Leon Wilson and the subsequent Broadway musical by Harrison Rhodes. Taylor Holmes, pictured on this stone litho one sheet, plays the title role of Marmaduke Ruggles. Holmes went on to a long career on Broadway, as well as in films such as Kiss of Death, Joan of Arc, Father of the Bride, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes and Tobor the Great. His last role was that of Aurora's father, King Stefan, in Sleeping Beauty. There were chips and small tears in the upper and left borders, a chip in the center crossfold, and a small tear in the image. Touchup has been applied to the folds. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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