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    Star Wars (20th Century Fox, 1978). One Sheet (27" X 41") Birthday Poster. This is one of the rarest pieces from the original "Star Wars" series. This poster was issued to theatres still playing the film one year after its original release. Originals of this print are rumored to number only 250 and were displayed for only one day. They also announced the arrival of the Kenner action figures featured in the artwork. This one sheet has never been folded and is here rolled and mounted on linen. Though there are no folds, it has sustained some wrinkling in the upper left hand quadrant. This defect were nicely restored and is only apparent upon closer examination. Also present are two thin, horizontal lines of slight discoloration in the black area. They are likely a printing defect and are barely noticeable. These minor defects in no way detract from the clarity and beauty of the piece, nor do they invade its image area. This is a very rare find in excellent condition. Very Fine+ on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2005
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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