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    Where Eagles Dare by Frank McCarthy (MGM, 1968). Original Mixed Media Concept Artwork on Illustration Board (17.5" X 27.25"). From the collection of David Frangioni, author of Clint Eastwood: ICON & Crash: The World's Greatest Drum Kits.
    For the ultimate Clint Eastwood collector or Frank McCarthy collector is this original concept painting for Alistair MacLean's Where Eagles Dare. Although never used, you can still see the basics that would form the final painting, including the German castle, the tram cars and the soldiers about to fall to their deaths. Early concept artwork like this is very rare as most no longer exist making this an exceptional offering. There is a lower right a corner bump, a dust shadow at the top of the painting, and toning at the bottom. The masking tape along the edges is beginning to detach and has chipped off in some places. The painting has been mounted on cardboard. Fine/Very Fine on Illustration Board.


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