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Lithographic poster in colors, elements of offset lithography, circa 1938, Erie Lithography & Printing Co., Erie, PA, linen backed, unframed.
Sheet Size 19 3/4 x 28 1/4 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-: several repairs in margins; some faint foxing. Professionally restored and linen backed.