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DescriptionThe Singing Fool (Warner Brothers, 1929). Folded, Very Fine-. Danish Poster (27.5" X 39.5") Eric Rohman Artwork.
Released the same year as The Jazz Singer, this film also helped introduce talking pictures to the general public and paved the way for the acceptance of sound. A massive hit, this picture about a singing waiter (Al Jolson) who becomes a Broadway star, grossed more than four million dollars, making it the most successful picture in Warner Brothers' history of that time. Making its Heritage debut, this stone litho Danish poster has light edge and fold wear, pinpoint crossfold separations, subtle writing indentations, and a bit of ink transfer in Jolson's forehead. Folded, Very Fine-.
Estimate: $800 - $1,600.
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