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    The Grapes of Wrath (20th Century Fox, 1940). French Affiche (23.5" X 31.5").
    John Ford's film of Steinbeck's harrowing novel was necessarily toned down for the audiences of 1940, but still remains a powerful depiction of the Depression and its devastating effects on a generation of Americans. Henry Fonda gives a career-making performance as Tom Joad, the leader of a dirt-poor clan who make their way towards California in search of gainful employment, and survival. Stunning artwork by Constantin Belinsky highlights this French affiche. Pinholes in the border, small border tears, and a small chip in the left edge were the only condition issues, and have been addressed with professional restoration. The artwork for this lovely poster far outshines the U.S. release one sheet in so many ways! Fine/Very Fine on Linen.

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