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    I Wanted Wings (Paramount, 1941). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style A.
    With the sound of WWII fighter planes in the background, Veronica Lake and her peek-a-boo hairstyle captured the hearts of fly-boys everywhere (and regular guys too!). This one sheet, far more rare than the Style B, features the petite bombshell wrapped in the arms of one lucky pilot. She would go on to become one of the most popular starlets of the 1940s and team with Alan Ladd for a series of classic film noirs. Professionally restored, the piece has had touch-up to fold wear with tears, pinholes in the borders, chips in the borders, and a tear in the "N" of the title. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2012
    29th-30th Thursday-Friday
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