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    The 400 Blows (Cocinor, 1959). French Moyenne (23" X 31.5"). Boris Grinsson Artwork.
    Francois Truffaut's first feature film was this 1959 portrait of Antoine Doinel (Jean-Pierre LĂ©aud), a boy who turns to petty crime in the face of neglect at home and hard times at reform school. A semi-autobiography of its director, the film helped usher in the heady spirit of the French New Wave, and introduced the Doinel character, who became a fixture in Truffaut's movies over the years. The artwork on this country of origin poster is by the great French poster artist Boris Grinsson, which has a small tear in the lower right corner, a minor nick in the upper left corner, and a tear in the upper border. Folded, Very Fine.


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