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    Sunset Boulevard (Paramount, 1950). Insert (14" X 36"). Gloria Swanson took the ultimate gamble, and to some degree made art imitate life, when she starred as an aging former Hollywood star trying to mount a comeback in Billy Wilder's classic dark look at life in Tinseltown. William Holden is her "kept" screenwriter who pays the ultimate price for fame in the end. The posters for this picture are highly collectible and those with Swanson's manic countenance command extra attention. This poster has a pin hole in each corner and one in the top of the red field, as well as some slight fold wear. It has been mounted on paper and looks pristine. Very Fine on Paper.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2006
    14th-15th Tuesday-Wednesday
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