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    The Flame of New Orleans (Universal, 1941). Midget Window Card (8" X 14"). A sultry, steamy film, this romantic comedy features Marlene Dietrich as a sexy woman of the world engaged to one man, but dallying with another. The brainchild of director Rene Clair and screenwriter Norman Krasna, the film was conceived to lampoon Dietrich's screen image of a dangerous femme fatale, a parody that Dietrich herself embraced wholeheartedly. The midget window card offered here, which features one of the sexiest images of the divine Ms. Dietrich ever set to paper, is in exceptional condition, with only some slight toning/dust shadowing at the top, and some very minor creasing to the upper corners keeping it from a higher grade. If you're a Dietrich fan - and who isn't? - this is the piece to have from this film. From the Collection of Denver Sherry. Very Fine/Near Mint.

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