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    Werewolf of London (Realart R-1951). Three Sheet (41" X 81"). Henry Hull stars as Dr. Wilfred Glendon, a scientist who has traveled to Tibet to seek a rare flower. There, he is attacked by a werewolf, and finds himself afflicted with the lupine curse once he returns to London. Believed to be the very first werewolf film in history, this boasts a fine performance from Hull, and striking makeup by Jack Pierce; famously, Pierce originally designed something similar to his later work on The Wolf Man, but Hull rejected the idea, and so a more streamlined version was used, but it is still creepily effective. The Realart reissue three sheet offered here features wonderful artwork, and shows small pinholes in the field, some fold wear with minor chipping, and a chip at the right edge. All of these issues have been corrected with professional restoration, with the result that the poster appears even better than its grade. Very Fine on Linen.

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