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    Le Mans (National General, 1971). Insert (14" X 36"). From the collection of Wade Williams.
    For Steve McQueen, who loved to race in real-life, this movie was a dream come true. It depicts the events of the 24 hour Le Mans race in France with almost documentary accuracy. This poster, with art by Tom Jung, has become one of the most sought after images of the 1970s due to the King of Cool himself, Steve McQueen, appearing front and center. Along with The Great Escape, Bullitt and The Thomas Crown Affair, this is one of the pivotal films of McQueen's career. There are small crimps within the image area, some minor tears in the edges, slight smudging in the borders and some ink in the lower right corner. From the collection of Wade Williams. Rolled, Very Fine-.


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    March, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
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