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    The Three Stooges (Columbia, Late 1930s). Silk Screened Stock Poster (40" X 60").
    Larry, Curly and Moe, "America's Number One Comedians" are larger-than-life in eye-popping pinks, greens and yellows on this exceedingly scarce stock poster from the late 1930s produced by the American Display Co. Heritage has not seen this poster at auction, or anywhere for that matter. It would have been used to promote a number of Stooges' films, as theaters may have preferred a stock poster over individual one sheets for a short subject. It was a familiar concept of the time, employed also by Laurel and Hardy and Disney animated shorts. A bend in the bottom left and horizontal creasing have been touched up, and there is a post-restoration corner bend at the top right. Overall, an incredible poster that collectors won't see again anytime soon. An absolute "must-have" for the Stooges enthusiast! Fine/Very Fine on Paper.


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