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    Vertigo (Paramount, 1958). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    A noted director once said that for him, Vertigo began when he saw the Saul Bass designed poster outside the theatre. The artist uses a jittery font and a clever, unsettling spiral, pulling the characters into a vortex of disequilibrium. A woman lies in a pool of blood, a police-styled drawn outline around her, and whether the man in black is harming or helping, remains eerily uncertain. Expert linen backing with minimal touch-up to the borders and folds has eliminated corner pinholes, a small tear in the right border, and an extra crease in the right lower section. A quintessential piece for both Hitchcock and graphic art connoisseurs. Very Fine on Linen.


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    November, 2011
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