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    The Lady from Shanghai (Columbia, 1947). Very Fine on Linen. One Sheet (27" X 41").
    An enigmatic and complex film noir, The Lady from Shanghai showcases the extensive talents of writer, producer, director, and star Orson Welles, but it's the sizzling Rita Hayworth (his wife at the time) who has this wildly popular one sheet all to herself. A pleasant cruise to San Francisco kicks off an elaborate web of lies, deception, seduction, intrigue, and murder, that leads to the film's unforgettable climax -- the "hall of mirrors" scene. The gifted Jean Louis, designer of the famous Gilda black dress, created another dazzling look for Hayworth, shown here in body-hugging satin. This popular poster has received partial touchup to the folds, a couple of pinholes, and a small chip at the top. It also shows some slight unaddressed edge wear. Very Fine on Linen.


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    March, 2019
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
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