ARE YOU LOOKING TO BUY MOVIE POSTERS OR RELATED ITEMS? We are the world's leading auctioneer of movie posters and related items. You are in our database of 1,000,000+ PAST auction results. We DO auction 2,000 to 3,000 items every WEEK in our Auction Galleries. To learn more about our auctions, click here. To register to bid on our auctions, click here.
eMoviePoster.com -The most trusted vintage original movie poster site & the only major online auction with no buyers premiums!
What are the objects in the corners of some images? Learn More This is an eMoviePoster.com stock image. What does this mean?
Auction History Result
Lot #: 153 TARZAN OF THE APES linen 3shDate Sold 12/5/1994
Sold For: $11,500.00
Appears in Hollywood Posters 6
The image at right appears in the auction catalog we published as shown above and was sold long ago and we do NOT have it available for purchase. However, you can buy the auction catalog it appears in using the "Order" button above.
An Original Vintage Linenbacked Three-Sheet Movie Poster (Learn More)
Tarzan of the Apes, the 1918 Scott Sidney silent action adventure thriller starring Elmo Lincoln (as the screen's first Tarzan), Enid Markey (as the screen's first Jane), True Boardman, and Kathleen Kirkham. Note that this classic book had been written four years earlier, but that it took four years for Hollywood to figure out how to film this book (in those pre-special effects days they were unsure of how to have the apes, which do lots of talking in the book). Elmo Lincoln reprised his role as Tarzan in "The Return of Tarzan". Note that he is normally referred to as the very first screen Tarzan, but actually it is the actor who played Tarzan as a boy in this movie who deserves that distinction!
NOTE: Click on linked names to see a biography.
If you know who did the art (if any), please let us know.
Learn More about condition grades
Copyright Notice: ©1998-2014 Bruce Hershenson. All rights reserved.
All materials contained in this document are protected by United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast without the prior written permission of Bruce Hershenson. You may not alter or remove any trademark, copyright or other notice from copies of the content. However, you may download or print material from this Web site for your personal, non-commercial use only.