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    Syncopation (RKO, 1929). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Noted illustrator Hap Hadley, famed as the artist on such movie posters as The General, Hell's Angels, and The Circus, created the wonderful poster artwork for this, RKO's first sound musical. The film features Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians, one of the jazz era's top bands, and crooner Morton Downey Sr. This poster is featured on page 233 of the Reel Art book. Prior to restoration, this poster had minor fold wear, slight tearing on the top and bottom borders that just extends into the image, minor chipping in the borders, and edge wear. There has been touch-up work done on the titles. This is an exceedingly rare and fabulous Jazz Age poster! Fine on Linen.




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    Auction Dates
    July, 2009
    23rd-25th Thursday-Saturday
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