The Wizard of Oz Hand Pulled Vintage Broadway Playbill Fine Art Lithograph Fred A Stone with COA by S2 Art
Condition: Mint condition, unused, never framed nor hung
Product description: This is a fine art, hand pulled lithograph of the original playbill featuring Fred A. Stone as the Scarecrow in the 1902 Broadway stage production of The Wizard of Oz. It's pulled on Coventry paper.
Title: Fred R. Hamlins Extravaganza, The Wizard of Oz, Fred A. Stone
Media type: Advertising poster
Medium: Hand-pulled colour lithograph
Printing method: hand drawn plated are hand pulled, one colour a time, in perfect registration on one an antique Dufa printing press on Coventry archival paper. This is a labor intensive technique as each lithograph is created with hand-mixed colours that is applied one at a time by a highly trained and synchronized team who must hand feed each museum quality sheet of paper through the press numerous times (one colour at a time, one pull at a time for each colour) to set the colours and impressions. The chromist (trained colour specialist) adjusts each colour by look and feel to perfectly match the original artwork. The result is an image with maximum pigment saturation due to the rich layers of colour which saturate the artwork with brilliance.
Paper size: 28 1/2 x 43 1/4
Publisher: S2 Art Group, Ltd