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    A Daughter of the West (Peerless Pictures, Late 1910s). One Sheet (27.5" X 40.5").
    Not to be confused with the 1918 film of the same name starring Marie Osborne, this Edythe Sterling picture is a complete mystery, with the only source of information being the scant text printed on the poster and other exceedingly scarce paper. Sterling acted in an impressive seventy-five films over the course of her ten year career, mostly featured in Westerns as one of the few popular cowgirls of her time. Never before sold by Heritage, this beautifully rendered one sheet has been partially restored to address chips in the borders and folds. The poster still shows pinholes with rust stains, a vertical tear in the left center horizontal fold and smaller tears in the folds and borders, faint writing remnants in the upper left corner, some holes in the borders, and staining in the upper and lower borders. The poster is beginning to separate from the masa paper in the upper right corner. Fine+ on Linen.


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    November, 2016
    19th-20th Saturday-Sunday
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