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    The Brasher Doubloon (20th Century Fox, 1946). One Sheet (27" X 41"). This outstanding film noir was based on Raymond Chandler's novel "The High Window" in which gumshoe Philip Marlowe (George Montgomery) is hired to find a missing coin, the incredibly rare Brasher Doubloon. Not only is this fine lithograph a movie poster collectible but it has an appeal to coin collectors as well due to its spectacular graphics. Prior to linen-backing, the poster had tack holes in the corners. In the upper two corners, the tacks were "pulled" so that there was some paper loss. There was a tear on the left going into Nancy Guild's hair and another tear on the upper vertical fold that goes into the green background. The restoration's good, so you might have to hire Marlowe to detect it. Fine+ on Linen.

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