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    The Body Snatcher (RKO, 1945). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    With the dream pairing of Bela Lugosi and Boris Karloff in this Robert Wise directed horror classic, we are in for a ghoulish ride. Henry Daniell plays a surgeon who pays Karloff for unearthed corpses to experiment with in 19th century Edinburgh. When Karloff starts to murder victims for their body parts, he is blackmailed by the doctor's assistant (Lugosi), who then becomes the next victim. This spectacular one sheet had pinholes in the corners, a small chip in the top left corner in border, and an additional vertical fold in top half of poster at right edge, but has been professionally restored. The borders have been airbrushed. Karloff is at his most menacing on this stunning poster with art by William Rose. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.




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