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Title
Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Combined Shows
Creator
Strobridge Lithographing Company, printer
Contributor
Last, Jay T., donor
Date Created and/or Issued
1922
1923
1924
1925
1926
1927
1928
1929
1930
1931
1932
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Jay T. Last Collection of Graphic Arts and Social History
Rights Information
For information on using Huntington Library materials, please see Reproductions of Huntington Library Holdings: https://www.huntington.org/library-rights-permissions
Description
Image of two men in Roman costume each in a chariot racing a team of four horses.
Probable date supplied by cataloger based on printer's job number printed on item; design first printed in 1916 as referenced in Spangenberg, Amazing American Circus Posters, page 234. "R-B-2748"--text, top right margin. "© / The / Strobridge / Litho. Co. / Cincinnati & New York."--text, bottom left corner.
Type
image
Extent
1 lithograph : color printed ; overall 52.07 x 71.44 cm (20 1/2 x 28 1/8 in.)
Identifier
priJLC_ENT_000064
385975
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16003coll4/id/2043
Language
English
Subject
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Combined Shows
Advertising--Circus
Chariot racing--Pictorial works
Circus--United States
Circus animals--Pictorial works
Horsemen and horsewomen--Pictorial works
Horses--Pictorial works
Lithographs--Color--1925-1950. (gmgpc)
Circus posters--1920-1930. (gmgpc)
Source
Jay T. Last Collection
Entertainment
Large Size
Circus
The Jay T. Last Collection of Graphic Arts and Social History, Huntington Digital Library

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