Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Lithographic poster in colors, circa 1890/91, Metropolitan Print, New York, NY, linen backed, unframed.
Sheet Size 40 x 27 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.
An overall bright, clean poster.
Condition A-/B+: repaired tear upper center; several minor repaired nicks and tears at edges. Professionally restored and linen backed.