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    Silly Symphony (United Artists, 1933). Stock One Sheet (27" X 41").
    There are only a handful of posters for the most popular genres that can be absolutely classified as 'essential.' For animation poster collectors, this is one of those. Due to the Depression and in an attempt to cut back expenses, United Artists shifted to a "stock" one sheet format. This impressive sheet for the "Silly Symphony" series is the first stock sheet issued by United Artists. It was used to promote Wise Little Hen, and features Walt Disney's Donald Duck with his originally long duckbill. This poster seldom surfaces at all, let alone in this grade. Prior to professional restoration, there was minimal fold wear with a small chip in the left center border, two small tears in the right border, and a pinhole chip and tear in the top left corner. The color is exceptional and the registration excellent. Very Fine+ on Linen.


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    November, 2010
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
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