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    Stagecoach (United Artists, 1939). Italian Poster (39.5" X 80.5").
    After making 80 films (mostly B-Westerns), John Wayne finally got his big break in this John Ford production described as "Grand Hotel on wheels." Ford bullied Wayne incessantly during the shooting, but the treatment brought out a new quality of acting that fans of Wayne hadn't seen before. Later, Ford would say of his star, "He'll be the biggest star ever because he is the perfect 'everyman.' " The only known Italian first release copy of this poster has touchup to pinholes, small chips on the folds, and border chips. There is a section of paper missing from the bottom edge to the right border diagonally along the Indian's leg. These issues have been addressed by professional restoration. Beautiful stone litho artwork. Fine+ on Linen.


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