UFA Exhibitor Book (UFA, 1925-1926). Exhibitor Book (180 Pages, 9" X 12").
    This 1925-1926 season UFA exhibitor book is the most amazing book of its kind we've ever seen. From the fabric covered slats with hand-hewn bone and ribbon clasps opening up to beautiful portraits drawn in simple black line on shimmering gold paper to, 180 pages later, a 16" X 20" fold-out poster with photos of the 17 top UFA directors (F. W. Murnau, Alexander Korda, Fritz Lang, etc.). This is simply a momentous journey through a complete film season. Other highlights include: 16 different 5.5" X 7.5" photos tipped in on backing boards covered in gold linen fabric "frames." Some of the stars included are Gloria Swanson, Lil Dagover, Mae Murray, Lya de Putti, and Pola Negri. There are multi-colored sepia toned pages, with up to 10 photos to a page, of all the top stars and films for this season (Murnau's Faust, a 3 page spread on Metropolis, a 2 page spread on Lost World, Emil Janning's Tartuff and Variete, Lya de Putti's Manon Lescaut, Larry Semon films, six pages of Harold Lloyd's Why Worry, Girl Shy, and Hot Water, a Felix the Cat page, Gloria Swanson's Madame Sans-Gene, Rin-Tin-Tin, Pola Negri films, Lon Chaney's He Who Gets Slapped, Buster Keaton's The Navigator and Seven Chances and on and on). Along with the hundreds of photos, there is page after page of incredible artwork, many signed in the plate, by the top German and European artists of the day (Kupfer Sachs, Theo Matejko, Wolfgang Ortmann, Fritz Weber, etc.) There are pages of photos of not just UFA stars and directors but also those of Warner Brothers, First National, Famous Players Lasky (Rodolfo Valentino, etc). If you've ever considered owning one of the most special items to come out of the silent era, this is it. There are amazingly few condition issues, just a small paper lift on page 128, some minor edge wear, and a toning of the middle of the page between the cover slats. Very Fine.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Movie Poster - Flat, Small (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    July, 2011
    16th-17th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,338

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 37 days left to consign to the 2017 November 17 - 18 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    If my clients were to auction something of significance, having Mike as the auctioneer would be a deal maker as far as I am concerned.
    Kevin A. Swersey,
    Hawthorne, NY
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Auction #161734 spotlights

    Star Wars (20th Century Fox, 1977). Charity Premiere Screening Handbill

    Psycho (Paramount, 1960). One Sheet

    Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (Realart, R-1956). One Sheet

    Superman (Columbia, 1950). 1st Release Swedish One Sheet

    Goldfinger (United Artists, 1964). Lobby Card Set of 8

    Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe (Milli Film, 1950s). First Release Turkish One Sheet

    World War II Propaganda (U.S. Government Printing Office, 1943). Full-Bleed Poster. "Back the Attack! Buy War Bonds."

    Viva Las Vegas (MGM, 1964). French Grande

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 July 29 - 30 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 July 29 - 30 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $2,810,424