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Title
Ringling and Barnum Bros & Bailey Combined Shows fabulous pageant of oriental magnificence "Nepal"
Creator
Strobridge Lithographing Company, printer
Contributor
Last, Jay T., donor
Date Created and/or Issued
1933
1934
1935
1936
1937
1938
1939
1940
1941
1942
1943
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 animal hunter and collector Frank Buck atop a giant elephant leading a costumed procession of Nepalese circus performers and elephants.
Probable date based on printer's job number in top right margin. "3814"--text, top right margin. "© The Strobridge Litho. Co. Cin'ti & N.Y."--text, bottom right margin. "The Maharajah's / regal reception for / Frank Buck / on his triumphant return / from the jungle"--text, continuation of title, upper right. "Introducing / Bring 'Em / Back Alive / Frank Buck / at Every Performance"--text, bottom left. "Created, Costumed / and Produced by / Charles LeMaire / World's Foremost Designer / of Super Spectacles"--text, bottom right. "Litho in U.S.A."--text, bottom left margin.
Type
image
Extent
1 lithograph : color printed ; overall 75.88 x 107.63 cm (29 7/8 x 42 3/8 in.)
Identifier
priJLC_ENT_000967
385985
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16003coll4/id/2170
Language
English
Subject
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Combined Shows
Buck, Frank, 1884-1950--Pictorial works
Advertising--Circus
Circus--United States
Elephants--Pictorial works
Ethnic costume--Pictorial works
Nepalese--Pictorial works
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus (1919- )
Lithographs--Color--1925-1950. (gmgpc)
Circus posters--1930-1940. (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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