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    The Golden Arrow (Warner Brothers - First National, 1936). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Bette Davis was in her heyday when she starred in this comedy with frequent co-star George Brent, with whom she made a dozen pictures. Davis recently had two critical successes which garnered one Academy Award nomination and one win-- Of Human Bondage (1933) and Dangerous (1934). In this lighter film, Davis is Daisy Appleby, an heiress who weds a fellow socialite (Brent). All seems well until Daisy, who is really a penniless waitress posing for a publicity stunt for a perfume company, realizes she was equally duped by her husband, who is a penniless news reporter. Paper for this early title rarely appears, and this one sheet is a stunning portrait of the legendary star. It shows faint staining in the borders, a tiny corner chip at the top left, pinholes in the corners, a few minor tears at the top and bottom edges, and small pieces of tape on the reverse. This unrestored beauty has vibrant colors and rarely shows up, being one of Davis' better one sheets. Fine+.


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    July, 2010
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
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