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    Clouds Over Europe (Minerva, Late 1940s). First Post War Italian 2 - Foglio (39" X 55").
    Despite being filmed as Europe faced the looming threat of war, this 1939 British production conveys a lightly comical tone, foreshadowing the spy films of the sixties. Ralph Richardson stars as a harried government investigator tracking down a pattern of disappearances involving experimental airplanes, with the dashing Laurence Olivier as a concerned test pilot eager to lend a hand, and Valerie Hobson as a nosy reporter with her own agenda. This Italian poster, featuring artwork by Paolo Tarquini, is an extremely rare post-war version, with only minor condition issues. There are pinholes in the corners, edge wear with small tears, tears along the folds with tape on the verso, fold wear, cross fold separation, and printing smudges and light spots in the top and bottom border. Fine/Very Fine.


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    November, 2012
    29th-30th Thursday-Friday
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