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DescriptionThe Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (Warner Brothers, 1939). One Sheet (27" X 41").
This moving historical drama was one of two Oscar worthy performances in 1939 by Bette Davis (Dark Victory was the other). She was splendid with co-star Errol Flynn, as they donned the superb Orry-Kelly costumes of Queen Elizabeth I and Robert Devereux, second Earl of Essex. This beautiful poster has light touchup applied to the folds and a few minor tears at the edges. Some of the tears and pinholes in the corners are unaddressed. The linen has been trimmed to the borders on the sides, and nearly to the borders at the top and bottom. Altogether, the poster is a fine piece that would display well in any setting. Very Fine on Linen.
Estimate: $2,500 - $5,000.
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