Thursday, March 30, 2017

1938 Dutch Sneeuwwitje Movie Poster

An original Snow White one sheet from the motion picture's November 1938 premiere run in the Netherlands. Distributed by RKO Radio Films. Artwork based on Gustaf Tenggren's original sketch. Poster printed by Affiches Luii & Co. of Amsterdam. Approximately a one-sheet size: 43" x 25.75".


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"Nadruk Verboden" basically means Do Not Copy.

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In another example, the text along the top announces the screening at the Luxor Theater starting on December 16 (1938). The age-restriction stamp in the lower left corner--"TOEGANG 14 JAAR"--limits audience members under the age of fourteen.

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This next one is for the Victoria, screenings starting on Friday, April 7th, 1939.

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1938 Dutch Sneeuwwitje Program

A 1938 Snow White theatre program from the Netherlands.



Front and back covers.










Image scans courtesy of Greg Philip of A Lost Film.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

1938 Snow White Annual

Cover image courtesy of Muir Hewitt.


Walt Disney's Snow White Annual was published in 1938 by Dean & Sons, Ltd. London. Hardcover. Measures 7.75" x 10.5" x 1.25"; pp. 160 (155 numbered). Full-color cover artwork and frontispiece, B+W pages throughout. Contents includes stories, comics, lots of games, puzzles, postcards and other cut-outs.

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Frontispiece and title page.



Sample pages.



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The title is listed in Ted Hake's Official Price Guide to Disney Collectibles, 2nd edition, 2007.

Illustrations and text copyright Disney. Posted here for historical documentation purposes only.


More book details can be found at I.N.D.U.C.K.S.

1980 Snow White Penguin Book

A Snow White book published in the United Kingdom by Penguin. Copyright 1980. Original price £2.95. ISBN: 0140056742.




Images scans courtesy of Greg Philip of A Lost Film.