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GO WEST (1940) $0.00 SOLD
Vintage original 12 x 8;" (68 x 102 cm.) color trade ad, USA. Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, John Carroll, Diana Lewis, dir: Edward Buzzell; MGM. A most fun and lively of all Marx Brothers art pieces. It is also amongst the finest examples of the art renderings by Jacques Kapralik, the collage artist who specialized in three dimensional art pieces, highlighting many MGM films during the late-1930s and through the 1940s.
GREED (1924) $2,500.00 SOLD
Vintage original 13 x 6" (33 x 15 cm.) flyer / herald, USA. Gibson Gowland, Zasu Pitts, Jean Hesholt, dir: Erich Von Stroheim; MGM. This large flyer was used as part of the promotional campaign for Stroheim's masterpiece of silent cinema, Greed, with its wanted poster design offering $1,000.00 for the arrest of John McTeague for murder.
JACK SMITH / 'I WAS A MEKAS COLLABORATOR' (1979) $2,500.00 SOLD
Vintage original 13 x 13" (33 x 33 cm.) poster, USA, for a multimedia show created by the legendary Jack Smith (1932-1989), director of such underground films as Flaming Creatures, and belatedly recognized as one of the creators of performance art.
METROPOLIS TRADE AD (1927) $1,500.00 SOLD
Vintage original 12 x 9" (30 x 22 cm.) trade ad, USA. Brigitte Helm, Alfred Abel, Gustav Frohlich, Rudolf Klein-Rogge, Fritz Rasp, Theodor Loos, Erwin Biswanger, dir: Fritz Lang, UFA. Superb originality highlighted this silent German-Expressionist film. The stunning special effects and design rival any of our state-of-the-art technical achievements of today.
PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS, THE / CONCEPT AD ART BY BUELL (1934) $200.00 SOLD
Vintage original 8 x 15" (20 x 38 cm.) ink and gauche conceptual advertising painting on art board, USA. Francis Lederer, Joan Bennett, Charles Ruggles, Mary Boland, dir: Alexander Hall; Paramount. Set during the colonial war, a Hessian soldier in the British army falls for an American girl.
ROOM SERVICE (1938) $300.00 SOLD
Vintage original 12 x 9 " (31 x 23 cm) color trade ad, USA. Marx Brothers (Groucho, Chico and Harpo), Lucille Ball, Ann Miller, Frank Albertson, dir: William A Seiter; RKO.