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    The Seven Year Itch (20th Century Fox, 1955). Three Sheet (41" X 81"). Marilyn Monroe was cast as the temptress to Tom Ewell's married man whose wife and son are on vacation. The film was based on the successful Broadway play and made Monroe, whose career in Hollywood was already ascending, one of the biggest movie stars in the world. The scene where Monroe's dress is blown up by a passing subway train is the stuff of Hollywood iconography and legend. This large format poster has always been one of the most in-demand pieces from this film. It has been mounted on linen and the linen has been trimmed to the edge of the poster. There was the usual fold line touch up within the image. There was a small dime-sized hole in the cheek of Monroe's face, but it is not very distracting. The lower credit panel has had the "Color By Deluxe" wording reworked. Overall the poster looks great and would make a tremendous display for any Monroe fan. Very Fine- on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2006
    14th-15th Tuesday-Wednesday
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