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    Rudolph Valentino rare signed oversize photograph from Son of the Sheik by Carsey. (Feature Prod., 1926) Vintage original gelatin silver 11 x 14 in. double-weight matte photograph by Carsey of Valentino as "Ahmed" from Son of the Sheik inscribed and signed to Valentino's last mistress Marion Benda in black ink in the lower left of image, "To Marion Benda with best wishes of success. Rudolph Valentino". Retaining photographer and large Son of the Sheik studio inkstamps on verso. Exhibiting upper right corner replacement, a crease in the upper right corner, some tack holes and impressions, surface loss to lower border, and general handling. In vintage good to very good condition.

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    June, 2017
    26th Monday
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