FOR THE ELITE STAR WARS POSTER COLLECTOR! Here's a BONA FIDE ORIGINAL 1978 Star Wars Style "D" 30x40 inch Movie Poster [Theater Lobby Display] : This style "D" Star Wars 30x40 is one of the most famous movie posters ever designed.Star Wars originally opened in May of 1977 on just 32 theater screens worldwide. It played continually for more than a year straight to record-breaking crowds in extremely limited release. After that extended "roadshow play, " Fox decided to go wide with Star Wars in the summer of 1978, expanding the number of theaters by the hundreds. The ongoing poster campaign was renewed by issuing this amazing style "D" artwork. There was finally time to execute the poster George Lucas had originally envisioned but couldn't deliver by the films rushed 1977 opening. Two artists, Charles White III and Drew Struzan, were commissioned.
This style D artwork was the result. THIS IS A RARE 30x40 Movie Poster Display: 30x40s were issued by the National Screen Service as a higher quality alternative to the one-sheets. A typical one-sheet from the 1970's would be printed in quantities exceeding 10,000.A 30x40 from the 1970's would be printed in quantities of only a few hundred. Additionally, 30x40 posters were printed on MUCH better fine art quality paper, as opposed to the thin inexpensive one-sheet stock. 30x40's were always considered a premium deluxe item in the film exhibition industry. The format originally dates back to the 1930's.
NSS permanently discontinued manufacturing them in the late 1980's, shortly before they went out of business. I POSTED DIRECT HIGH-RES SCANS OF THE ACTUAL POSTER YOU'LL BE GETTING. EXCELLENT++ to NearMINT ROLLED NEVER-FOLDED CONDITION.
Acid-Free Museum Paper-Mounted for Preservation & Presentation! This is a genuine original!
This poster was in Excellent++ Condition before I had it museum-mounted. It worked like a charm because the poster came out perfect and remains that way!It's flat as a pancake - even flatter! I used the best conservator in the USA. He ONLY uses high-grade materials. The better materials cost more but make a real difference in the end result. LINEN-MOUNTING & CONSERVATION PAPER BACKING.
Is an accepted form of poster preservation by the Library of Congress and every Museum in the country. A lot of advanced poster buyers request and prefer mounted posters because it makes framing and displaying the posters much easier. The white you see in the photo beyond that of the poster is the white of the Acid-Free paper lining the original poster's margin.
You can see how easy it would be to damage the original poster without that extra margin of protection. The backing makes the poster much safer to handle. It GREATLY reduces the risk of damaging the original. Also, all of my backed posters have been stored FLAT so they DO NOT have a curl to them - They're ready for framing and display!If you are looking for an investment/museum quality poster, look no further. THIS POSTER WILL BE PROFESSIONALLY PACKAGED. If you're looking for an investment/museum quality item. "Star Wars: The Last Jedi, " starring Mark Hamill - in what hopes to be the performance of his lifetime - is due out for release this December. The film is already causing quite the buzz around Hollywood. Talk of an Oscar nomination is already in the air for the veteran actor as he reprises his signature role in this new large scale 21st century big-screen production.
If that's not enough, additionally, Disney is constructing the TWO (2) world record largest theme parks ever built, and both are going to be 100% dedicated to Star Wars! When that happens, this poster will inevitably be a HOT PROPERTY. Let's face it, it's red hot now, but it will undoubtedly become a white. Hot mamma when we round that bend.
So pick it up now while it's still obtainable. Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi Anthony Daniels.... It can crash regardless of any decision you make and can even crash regardless of any decision made by the company related to the stock - Leaving you with a near worthless piece of paper that won't inspire anyone!The magnificence of art and historic documents have an inherent value that relates to civilization and society. Please write with any questions. If you're in the market for top quality original vintage movie posters or Star Wars, then please. The item "ORIGINAL ROLLED Star Wars Style D 30x40 Theater Lobby Display Movie Poster" is in sale since Monday, July 2, 2018. This item is in the category "Entertainment Memorabilia\Movie Memorabilia\Posters\Originals-United States\1970-79".miniver" and is located in Los Angeles, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.