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    The African Queen (United Artists, 1952). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Humphrey Bogart won the only Oscar of his career for this finely-wrought film about a grizzled boat captain and the prim lady he takes on as a passenger in the early days of the Great War. Katharine Hepburn never looked more like a Harlequin Romance heroine than she does on this gorgeous one sheet. The poster had pinholes, pinpoint crossfold separations, border chipping, a large tear in the right border extending into the field, and a stamp on the reverse that bleeds through. Minor restoration has been done to the poster, including paint touch-ups. A gorgeous poster with lush color. Fine on Linen.

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    July, 2008
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