A Misterious Coincidence?

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1928

A Misterious Coincidence?

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The dramatic Don artwork drawn in 1928 by George Massiot Brown was clearly dressed in a Portuguese student's cape and a wide-brimmed hat like the Spanish caballeros de Jerez.

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Many years later, it was said that the artist, who was a dedicated movie buff, had created the work in the same week that "The Gaucho," the third of the Zorro films, premiered in London.

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The company could not reach the artist in time to confirm the similarity between the wine character and screen character. The mystery became forever lost, adding to the iconic Don figure...

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