An Extremely Rare Swedish Film Poster for Circe, the Enchantress (aka Hasard), 1924SKU: by Stephanie Connell Art & Antiques
An Extremely Rare Swedish Film Poster for Circe, the Enchantress (aka Hasard), 1924
Circa Date : 1924
Materials : Paper
Colour : blue, red, black, white
Country of Origin : Sweden
Designer/ made by : Unknown/ J. Olsen Lithographers
Condition Report : In very good condition tears to fold, minor tears to edge and handling creases particularly in light of age. .
Size 100 cm H x 71 cm W x cm D
An extremely rare Swedish film poster for Circe, the Enchantress (aka Hasard), 1924 released by Metro-Goldwyn Picture Corporation (prior to Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer formation), featuring artwork by Eric Rohman, printed by J. Olsen lithographers Stockholm, Sweden, folded, This now lost silent era film starred Mae Murray “The Girl With The Bee Stung Lips” in the role of the vamp Cecilie Brunne. The film was written especially for Murray by Vicente Blasco Ibáñez and based on the Greek myth of Circe, although instead of magic the character uses alcohol, partying and gambling! The movie was the last collaboration between Mae Murray and her then husband director Robert Z. Leonard.