5 March 2002,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,935
GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
La Dolce Vita
1960, Cineriz, Italian four-foglio -- 79x55in. (200.5x140cm.), style A, (A-)
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Art by Georgio Olivetti.
One of the quintessential Italian film posters, Olivetti's atmospheric design shows Mastroianni as a tabloid reporter and temptation in the form of Ekberg, the statuesque blonde in Fellini's trendsetting film.
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