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    Boris Karloff Negative Portrait from The Black Room. Boris Karloff gave a virtuoso portrayal in Columbia's 1935 melodrama The Black Room, playing medieval twin brothers -- good Count Anton and evil Count Gregor. This 8" x 10" negative provides a portrait of what (obviously!) is the bad brother, with Karloff's glowering Gregor staring right at you through an open castle door. A moody, malevolent study of one of Karloff's most brilliant characterizations. Excellent condition. From the Boris Karloff Estate Collection. Accompanied by a letter of provenance from Sara Karloff Sparkman.

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    February, 2009
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
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