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    Sherlock Holmes in Washington (Universal, 1943). Silk-Screen Poster (40" X 60").
    Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes looms over the Capitol Building in this extraordinary poster, one of only two copies known to exist! The incredible graphics convey a terrific sense of mystery with a far different style than usually seen on typical Universal studios poster art for the period. Professional restoration has addressed pinholes in the background, creasing, and small chips and tears in the borders. This poster once had a complete horizontal fold split which has been skillfully repaired and is no longer apparent. There are a few stains still visible in Nigel Bruce's credit. Fine+ on Paper.


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