The African Queen (United Artists, 1952). Fine/Very Fine o...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionThe African Queen (United Artists, 1952). Fine/Very Fine on Linen. One Sheet (27" X 41").
Humphrey Bogart may have risen to fame playing gangsters during the 1930s, but it was his 1952 performance that won him an Oscar for portraying a drunken riverboat captain on a mission, accompanied by spinster Katharine Hepburn, to sink a German battleship during WWI. This remains one of Bogart's and Hepburn's best pictures, and this one sheet dazzles with all of the action that John Huston's film promised. Professional restoration has addressed fold wear, pinholes, mild tears, and a few small chips. There was a moderate tear in the upper right corner, and the poster had a few spots of surface paper loss. The borders have been airbrushed. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.
Estimate: $1,500 - $3,000.
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