Poster title: Vertigo
Artist: Bass, Saul (1920-1996)
Poster Year: 1958
Poster Origin: US
Film title: Vertigo
Film Year: 1958
Film Origin: USA
Film Directors: Alfred Hitchcock
Film Plot: A retired San Francisco detective suffering from acrophobia investigates the strange activities of an old friend's wife, all the while becoming dangerously obsessed with her.
Grade: C6 Fine. Folded, single-sided. Prior to linen backing this poster had minimal handling/edge wear and pin holes. The primary flaw being dirt in the lower right quadrant of the orange background. Expert restoration has addressed this relatively minor flaw and the poster now appears very fine to near mint.
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Premiere Magazine voted Vertigo #3 on its list of “The 25 Best Movie Posters Ever” — not surprising given Saul Bass’s incredible, original art! A long-time collaborator of Hitchcock’s, Saul Bass is one of the most famous and celebrated graphic designers in history. His Vertigo design, now regarded as minimalist masterpiece, perfectly captured the frenetic tone and raw emotion of one of Hitchcock’s greatest films.