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    The Wizard of Oz (MGM, 1939). Italian (39" X 55"). Time has been powerless to erase the enduring magic of this wonderful film which has delighted generations, both young and old, for over six decades. Judy Garland brings to life Dorothy Gale, the child in all of us, who yearns to escape to a perfect place over the rainbow. Along her way to the magical land of Oz, Dorothy encounters a host of unforgettable characters: the clever Scarecrow, the sentimental Tin Man, the Cowardly Lion, witches both good and bad, and the wonderful Wizard of Oz. This Italian poster, which was first released in Italy after World War II in 1946, is one of the best posters ever created for this classic and is far superior to the posters from the first release in the U.S. One of two known copies to exist this poster has had minor repair to a few tears in the edges, a few pinholes in the corners and has had color touch-up to the fold lines. Very Fine+ on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2005
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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