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    King of the Pecos (Republic, 1936). Three Sheet (41" X 79.5").
    When he fails to get justice in the courts, law student John Wayne turns to frontier justice to get revenge against the corrupt land baron who killed his parents. Although Stagecoach was still three years in the future, Wayne was already a popular draw, as this poster demonstrates, with a huge image and starring credit for the Duke. Republic was a brand new studio in 1936, and some of their posters, such as this one, are outstanding in their graphics. The poster has been restored to address a tear in the left border and bottom section background, pinholes in the corners and borders, and touch-up has been applied to fold wear with paper loss. A superb find for Wayne fans! Fine+ on Linen.


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    March, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
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