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    The Glass Key (Paramount, 1942). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    A perennial favorite with collectors for its clever "key" design, this poster is a heavyweight knockout in the film noir division! Veronica Lake peeks out from behind her trademark blond locks as drama unfolds all around, her co-stars locked in heated scuffles. Based on the novel by Dashiell Hammett, the picture also features Alan Ladd and Brian Donlevy. Even more, William Bendix gives a scene-stealing performance as a brutal henchman. This "key motif" one sheet has superb portraits of the stars executed in blazing color and is always popular with collectors. There was small paper loss at the folds that has been touched up, and restoration has addressed a chip in the right border, two chips in the top border, and slight paper loss at the crossfolds. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    16th-17th Saturday-Sunday
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