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    Star Wars (20th Century Fox, 1976). Howard Chaykin Promotional Poster (20" X 29").
    A veritable treasure for Star Wars collectors, this is the incredibly rare Howard Chaykin poster printed in the summer of 1976, to be sold at San Diego Comic-Con and WorldCon in Kansas City. Chaykin, a Marvel comics artist, produced the artwork utilizing a handful of stills and paintings by concept artist Ralph McQuarrie, designer of the early Star Wars logo seen on the poster. Only about a thousand of the posters were printed, with very few surfacing. To many, this is the holy grail of Star Wars posters, and it would no doubt make an excellent center piece for any collection from George Lucas' epic science fiction saga. It shows very little wear with only a minor tear in the top left border and some slight handling creases. Rolled, Very Fine/Near Mint.


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2018
    7th-8th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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