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    The Wolf Man (Realart, R-1948). One Sheet (27" X 41"). When Larry Talbot (Lon Chaney) first hears the words "Even a man who is pure in heart and says his prayers by night, may become a wolf when the wolfbane blooms, and the autumn moon is bright" he dismisses them as childish folklore. But after being bitten while trying to save a young lady, he becomes a lycanthrope, or "wolf man" and is cursed to suffer the torments of the damned whenever the moon is full. This reissue Realart poster is very hard to find and is a great alternative to the original which now fetches $25,000 plus. The poster has repairs to the fold lines and the fold line intersections, slight border tears and chips, and some paper loss on the top and bottom borders. The restoration was professionally done and renders these imperfections hard to detect; the poster displays very well. Spectacular art and vibrant colors adorn this Universal horror classic. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.

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    July, 2004
    17th Saturday
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