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    I Wanted Wings (Paramount, 1941). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style B.
    As WWII fighter planes roared in background, Veronica Lake and her peek-a-boo hairstyle captured the hearts of fly-boys everywhere (and regular guys too!). This one sheet, by artist McClelland Barclay, features the petite sylph at the zenith of her career. She would go on to become one of the most popular star of the 1940s and team with Alan Ladd for a series of classic film noirs. Professional restoration has corrected signs of handling, including pinholes in the corners, a hole in the left border/corner, tiny crossfold chips, and chips and tears in the top right corner, bottom and top border. Fine+ on Linen.


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