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    The Letter (Warner Brothers, 1946). Post-War Italian 4 - Foglio (54.5" X 78").
    Famed Italian artist Luigi Martinati delivers a Bette Davis that is clearly a force to be reckoned with on this rare and gorgeous Italian 4-foglio, a Heritage first. The star with smoking gun and Gale Sondergaard as the imposing Eurasian widow of Davis' victim, the poster is a brilliant representation of one of the greatest film noir classics. Davis is the cold-blooded killer who quips, "I still love the man I killed," and is acquitted of the murder. The attorney secretly purchased a letter that would have implicated Davis's character, and then buries it to get her acquitted on self-defense. This remains one of Davis's best films and the posters are always in high demand. Professionally restored with touchup to the folds. Very Fine+ on Linen.


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    November, 2014
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
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