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    The Jade Mask (Monogram, 1945). British Quad (30" X 40").
    S. John Woods, the artist of this visually interesting quad from Ealing Studios, was trained as a graphic designer and painter. He also worked as an art critic and mounted exhibits of his abstract art. Appointed head of marketing at the studio, he commissioned some of the leading artists and designers of the era to produce work for the promotional campaigns. He succeeded in creating some of the most fantastically diverse and striking British posters of the time. Woods' design was certainly a startlingly different poster for a Charlie Chan film. This original release British quad is in stellar condition, with virtually no flaws, and earns our highest grade for a linen-backed poster. Very Fine+ on Linen.


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