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    The Great Ziegfeld (MGM, 1936). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style C.
    Luise Rainer won the first of her two Oscars for this fictionalized three-hour epic (which also won Best Picture) about the great showman Florenz Ziegfeld. William Powell has the title role, a smooth-talking impresario who convinces a European stage actress (Rainer) to appear in his new production of the "Follies." Universal Studios originally held the property but sold the rights to MGM when it seemed the production would be too expensive. The film was a huge hit, netting $40 million for the studio. Powell is quite handsome on this popular one sheet, placed between lovelies Rainer and Myrna Loy. There is slight bleed-through from marker on the verso in the top right corner, pinholes in the background, and pinpoint crossfold separation. Folded, Fine/Very Fine.


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    November, 2013
    16th-17th Saturday-Sunday
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