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    The Road To Mandalay (MGM, 1926). Half Sheet (22" X 28").
    Lon Chaney plays Singapore Joe, a man with a past who now runs a Mandalay brothel. His daughter (Lois Moran) has been raised in a convent and knows nothing of her father's existence, until Joe finds out that the man she's in love with (Owen Moore) is an old criminal accomplice of his. Chaney tries to save his daughter from destruction, with tragic results. The collaborations between director Tod Browning and Chaney were, in many ways, the high points of both men's careers, and the ten pictures they made together are universally regarded as some of Chaney's very best. Offered here is a rare half sheet from this classic silent film. The poster has been paperbacked and airbrushing has addressed tears in the left border, and slight surface paper loss and creasing in the upper right. Paper from Chaney's films, especially those directed by Browning, is extremely scarce, so bid now on this rare beauty. Fine+ on Paper.


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