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    The Great McGinty (Paramount, 1940). One Sheet (27.5" X 40.5") Style B.
    This style B one sheet from Preston Sturges' The Great McGinty is quite rare, and features cartoon-like imagery, very unlike the style A version. Sturges would take home an Oscar for best screenplay for the film about a depression-era bum (Brian Donlevy) with a talent for placing crooked votes, who soon finds his way to running for mayor. A much sought after piece, the poster will be in high demand with collectors. Restoration has addressed pinholes in the borders, a chip in the right border, an extra crease in the bottom border, and touchup has been applied to the folds. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    November, 2013
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