Hand pulled lithograph, sequentially numbered (AFI 100 years of American Classic Movie Posters)
When his fiancée Valentine dumps him, prominent lawyer Geoffrey Sherwood goes on a bender and winds up married to a stranger, Miriam Brady (Bette Davis.) They decide to give their marriage a chance.Their landlady, a one-time Floradora girl, offers to help Miriam become refined. Successful again, Geoffrey is approached (“if only we were free”) by Valentine. Miriam tells Valentine off in no uncertain terms. Geoffrey moves into his club where Valentine’s husband tells him he is a fool to leave Miriam.
The original one-sheet was created in 1935. The lithograph was re-created on a vintage hand-pulled press in affiliation with the American Film Institute’s “100 American Classic Movie Posters,” in 1998.