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    Some Like It Hot (United Artists, 1959). Italian 4 - Foglio (55" X 78").
    Billy Wilder's comedy set in the 1920s about two witnesses to the St. Valentine's Day massacre who hide out in an all women's band is still considered one of the greatest films from not only Wilder's career but Marilyn Monroe, Jack Lemmon and Tony Curtis'. Offered in this lot is perhaps one of the most beautiful and well rendered foreign posters for this classic comedy with artwork by Italian artist Giorgio Olivetti. The poster had some tears in the borders, several that extend into the credits, cellophane tape stains in borders, some wear and chips in the folds, a larger one at the intersection of the two panels in the left border and some pen writing on the verso that bleeds through below Lemmon's credit. This is a scarce poster and we have only offered it once before. Fine+ on Linen.


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    November, 2013
    16th-17th Saturday-Sunday
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