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    Erich Von Stroheim Signed Document with Photograph. A talented director ("Greed," "The Merry Widow") and actor ("The Grand Illusion," "Sunset Blvd."), Erich Von Stroheim reached the pinnacle of the Hollywood community during the silent era, only to fall hard due to his extravagant approach to filmmaking (the director's cut of "Greed" had an eight-hour running time) and end up as a peripheral figure. Here is a shipper's export declaration, dated July 7, 1949, for two barrels and 21 boxes of personal effects sent from Los Angeles to Paris, signed by Von Stroheim in black ink. The document is in great condition with only minor wear and discoloration, and is matted along with an 8" x 10" photo of the filmmaker. With COA from PSA/DNA.

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    April, 2005
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