Vintage poster by Guillen-Romeo y Julieta-Cantinflas

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  • Sold Date: Jun 17, 2011
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title: Romeo y Julieta(1943), Mexican parody of Shakespeare's 'Romeo and Juliet', starring Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas' and María Elena Marqués

year: poster made for a reissue of the film in the early 1960s

artist: Pato Guillén, who mainly made posters for Cantinflas films (including reissues of his early movies)

item: One-sheet poster


loosely three-folded; will be sent rolled in a tube never used very good condition slightly aged paper, yellowish along borders some storage wear (several creases on borders) great poster coloring may vary slightly in the actual poster domestic shipping via Priority Mail, insured and with delivery confirmation; international shipping by First Class mail, combined for any number of posters

This poster has been kept in a pest-controlled, 24/7 air-conditioned storage, isolated from living areas. Its sleeve is of archival quality.

IF YOU ARE NOT FAMILIAR WITH MEXICAN MOVIE POSTERS FROM THE GOLDEN AGE, PLEASE TAKE NOTE: a) They were printed on very thin paper. This makes them quite fragile. Collectors are to handle them with extreme care. b) They are between 70 and 40 years old, so paper is yellowish in most cases. It does not affect dyes. c) Many of these posters are hard-to-find items, particularly in never-used condition. d) Some of the
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