London, South Kensington
27 March 2001
1932, Universal, U.S. one-sheet -- 41x27in. (104x68.6cm.), linen-backed, (C+)
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REBELLO, Stephen, and ALLEN, Richard Reel Art:Great Posters from the Golden Age of the Silver Screen, New York: Abbeville Press, 1992, p.95 (illus.)
R.V. Borst, Op. cit, 1992, p. 61 (illus.)
A poster for this title has appeared at auction only once before in 1998, achieving a world record price of £252,109 ($410,000).
Art by Karoly Grosz.
Grosz is also the artist responsible for the artwork for some of Universal Studios most collectable titles including Dracula, 1931, Frankenstein, 1931 and The Old Dark House, 1932.
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