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    The Waning Sex (MGM, 1926). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Norma Shearer stars in what would prove to be a defining film in her career, establishing her on-screen persona as a strong willed and sexually-liberated woman. The film, based on a play, finds Shearer as an attorney attempting to rise above a legal system that favors the "good old boy" network. She proves herself in court by winning a case in which the woman she defends is accused of murder. Shearer would go on to become one of the most successful leading ladies of the 20s and 30s. This unrestored stone litho beauty features a charming image of the actress at the height of her career. It shows minor edge wear, some pinpoint crossfold separation, light creasing, and a tear in the upper border. Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2013
    27th-28th Saturday-Sunday
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