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    The Raven (Universal, 1935). Pre-War Belgian (24" X 33.25").
    While most of the Universal horror films from this period were creepy and atmospheric, this film is genuinely frightening! Borris Karloff and Bela Lugosi were at the peak of their powers in 1935, and the result is a brilliant collaboration, the second in their respective careers after The Black Cat, and one that would rarely be repeated with such incredible results. Offered in this lot is a very rare and pre-war Belgian poster for this classic film. The poster had only minor corner bending, a tear from the lower right border up through the image of the woman on the bottom right, a small tear in the upper imprint area, and pinholes in the corners. The restoration work on this poster makes any defects almost impossible to detect. This is a beautiful stone litho image of the horror stars in their finest roles. Very Fine- on Linen.




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