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Dr. No (1962) Poster, British

Dr. No (1962) Poster, British

Dr. No (1962) Poster, British

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Dr. No (1962) Poster, British

Artist: Mitchell Hooks (1923-2013)

Designer: David Chasman

Unframed: 30 x 40 in. (76 x 102 cm)

Framed: 36 1/4 x 46 1/4 in. (92 x 117.5 cm)

This British poster commenced a long and iconic run of film posters for the Bond movie series is therefore a highly prized collectors' item.

Dr. No was released in 1962 and was the first James Bond film. It was directed by Terence Young and starred Sean Connery and Ursula Andress. The hugely popular James Bond film series now runs to twenty-six films (twenty-five by Eon Productions). Dr. No celebrates its 60th anniversary on 6 October 2022.

Linen backed and conservation framed with UV plexiglass

Material of piece: paper, backed on linen Material of frame: obeche wood, card mount and UV plexiglass

Excellent condition, colours remaining very bright, very minor restoration to folds, and a few small tape marks on the edges.

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Film Posters of the 60s, Aurum Press, 1997, p. 112; The Official 007 Collection: James Bond Movie Posters, Boxtree, 2001, pp. 10-11 (featuring posters from the Eon Productions archive); James Bond: 50 Years of Movie Posters, Dorling Kindersley, 2012, pp. 6-7