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    Negative Portrait of Boris Karloff from Young Donovan's Kid. One of Boris Karloff's most villainous pre-Frankenstein roles was Cokey Joe, a leering dope peddler trying to hook little Jackie Cooper in RKO's Young Donovan's Kid (1931). The film is unfortunately considered "lost" at this time, but this 8"x 10" portrait of a glowering Karloff survives, in 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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