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    The Virginian (Paramount, 1929). Very Fine on Linen. One Sheet (27" X 41") Style A Sound Version.
    A fine early Western showcasing the considerable talents of a young Gary Cooper, this was the picture that instantly elevated Cooper from strong leading man to full-fledged superstar. Cooper was initially nervous about this, his first talking picture, but his fears were groundless, as audiences responded as favorably to his resonant voice as they had to his rugged good looks. Gorgeous color and images of Cooper and Walter Huston are the highlights of this stone litho one sheet for this landmark film. A poster in excellent shape even prior to linenbacking, it looks even better after light touchup to the folds, slight edge wear, and a few pinholes in the borders and background. Some of these issues are still faintly visible, and there is a minor bit of unaddressed surface wear in Gary Cooper's neck. Very Fine on Linen.


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