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Lot 0316
offset lithographic poster in colors, 1930s/40s, linen backed, unframed.
Sheet Size 28 x 40 in.
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.
Additional high-resolution photos are available at LelandLittle.com


Condition B+: some repaired loss near edges; small repaired center tear; some small stains. Professionally restored and linen backed.

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