Lot 313
Cole Bros Circus, Featuring Ritta Aurelia, Vintage Poster
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Lithographic poster in colors, 1930s, Erie Lithography & Printing Co., Erie, PA, linen backed, unframed.

Sheet Size 27 x 40 1/8 in.

Vintage Circus Posters, Estate of B. Thomas M. Smith, Sr., Petersburg, Virginia . Smith established this extensive collection of circus and theater posters over the course of 40 years, between 1936 and the early 1970s. Portions of his collection are now held by the Ringling Circus Museum, Sarasota, Florida and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture, Washington, DC.

Condition A-: some previous creases, repaired loss, and tears in margins. Professionally restored and linen backed.