The Scarlet Pimpernel (United Artists, 1935). Folded, Very...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionThe Scarlet Pimpernel (United Artists, 1935). Folded, Very Fine. One Sheet (27" X 41"). From the Mike Kaplan Collection.
Paper from this title has always been scarce and this is a first time Heritage offer and the only known copy of this stone litho beauty. Based on Baroness Emmuska Orczy's 1905 novel, this film stars Leslie Howard as a British aristocrat. What no one knows, including his wife (Merle Oberon), is that his altar ego is that of a hero, saving the persecuted souls of the French Revolution from the guillotine disguised as "The Scarlet Pimpernel." The poster shows only the most minimal wear, including small tears, unobtrusive stains, and mild creases.
Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000.
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