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    The Blob (Paramount, 1959). Italian 4 - Fogli (55" X 78"). Sandro Simeoni Artwork.
    This was the first of three movies produced by Jack Harris and directed by Irwin S. Yeaworth Jr., and it remains their best collaboration. Taking an opposite strategy than AIP at that time, they took enough money to make two low budget movies for a single picture that they could shoot in color and make as good as they could. The results of which are actually pretty impressive. Steve McQueen gets his first big break as teenager Steve Andrews, who first comes upon the gelatinous monster and proceeds to gather his gang to overcome it. One of the most amazing things produced for the publicity machine to sell the film is this wonderful Italian 4 fogli with artwork by Sandro Simeoni. This great image is a must for the science fiction collector. Touchup was applied to minor fold wear and slight separations. Very Fine on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2016
    26th-27th Saturday-Sunday
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