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    Follow the Fleet (RKO, R-1940s). Canadian One Sheet (26.5" X 42").
    This gorgeous one sheet is one of the best ever created for the famed dancing team of Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire. In another glorious RKO musical, the two perform one of their greatest dance numbers, Irving Berlin's "Let's Face the Music and Dance." It is generally believed that this poster could be a reissue from the early 1940s, most likely during the WWII years. There is no proof at this time that this poster is not an original release as the Canadians did often print their own posters. We are differing to a reissue in light of no further proof one way or the other. There was a tear in the upper right corner, a chip in the lower right corner, a tear in the lower left corner, and stains and creasing in the upper border. Touchup has been applied to the folds. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    July, 2015
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