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    Some Like It Hot (United Artists, 1959). Italian 2 - Fogli (39" X 55") Giorgio Olivetti Artwork.
    Billy Wilder had perhaps the greatest hit of his varied career with this delightful comedy starring Marilyn Monroe and supporting players Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon, depicted here in their infamous drag personas. Designed by Giorgio Olivetti and similar to the locandina format, this rare Italian 2-fogli boasts a lovely, soft image of Monroe, wistfully singing to her two "gal pals," completely unaware of both of their intentions. A rare format to find for this classic, the poster shows some fold wear with minor crossfold separations and slight edge tears, a couple of horizontal creases at the top, pinholes in the corners, and mild foxing in the background. The poster also shows tape stains in the borders, some toning, and a removed tax stamp in the upper border with some remaining ink marks and a paper lift. Folded, Fine/Very Fine.


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