A Moroccan-style inlaid hardwood three-panel floor screen from Casablanca
Lot 82W
A Moroccan-style inlaid hardwood three-panel floor screen from Casablanca
Sold for US$ 25,000 inc. premium

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A Moroccan-style inlaid hardwood three-panel floor screen from Casablanca A Moroccan-style inlaid hardwood three-panel floor screen from Casablanca A Moroccan-style inlaid hardwood three-panel floor screen from Casablanca
A Moroccan-style inlaid hardwood three-panel floor screen from Casablanca
Warner Bros., 1942. Each arched panel decorated with pierced, geometric and stellar ornament. Accompanied by a copy of the film.

Rick's Café Américain is decorated with period Moroccan-style screens throughout: near the maitre d's stand, in the casino, and behind the tables. An identical three-panel screen appears in Rick's office, as Louis Renault informs Rick that Victor Laszlo is coming to Casablanca, and must not be allowed to leave; another (or perhaps the same one) appears later in the empty cafe as Ilsa and Laszlo enter to meet Rick to collect the transit papers.
66 x 66 in.
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