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    Rigoletto (Felix Film, 1954). Italian 4 - Fogli (55" X 78") Anselmo Ballester Artwork.
    Given billing over the actors in this version of Giuseppe Verdi's opera Rigoletto, were opera stars Tito Gobbi, Giuseppina Arnaldi and Mario Del Monaco. They were all major stars in the Italian opera and so their voices were used over those of the actors in the film. This beautiful poster, by Anselmo Ballester, depicts the moment when Gilda gives up her life to the would-be assassins hired by her father (the hunchback Rigoletto) to kill her lover, the Duke of Mantua. Touchup has been applied to the folds, pinholes, and a few small chips in the borders and background. There was a bit of writing bleedthrough. Very Fine- on Linen.


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    November, 2018
    17th-18th Saturday-Sunday
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