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    The Star Wars Trilogy (CBS Fox, 1983-1988). Video Posters (6) (Various Sizes). From the collection of the late John L. Williams, noted Star Wars collector.
    The invention of VHS cassettes and Betamax in the 1970s helped bring theatrical entertainment into homes around the world. A massive success for the the Star Wars franchise truly helped the home entertainment market rise, at least for VHS. This lot showcases six terrific video posters from George Lucas' original trilogy. Included is one from Star Wars featuring Darth Vader in front of a pink background (18" X 24"), one from The Empire Strikes Back featuring art by Tom Jung (20" X 28"), a The Empire Strikes Back VHS/Betamax poster showcasing Cloud City (16.5" X 33"), a Return of the Jedi poster with VHS copies speeding through the jungle (24" X 34.5"), a trilogy poster with all three coverboxes (25.5" X 38"), and a Dutch trilogy poster (27" X 39"). There is light creasing, fold wear, and some handling wear. Rolled and Folded, Very Fine+. From the collection of the late John L. Williams, noted Star Wars collector.


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2013
    27th-28th Saturday-Sunday
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