Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Lithographic posters in color, Globe Poster Corp., Chicago, IL, both advertising the 19th Annual Tour in 1958 at Water Works Park, Ypsilanti, MI, linen backed, unframed.
Sheet Size 22 1/8 x 14 1/2 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 scattered creases, small repaired tears, and stains. Both professionally restored and linen backed.