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Title
Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey : the greatest show on Earth
Creator
Bailey, Bill, artist
Contributor
Last, Jay T., donor
Date Created and/or Issued
1939
1940
1941
1942
1943
1944
1945
1946
1947
1948
1949
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 numerous circus acts including acrobats, aerialists, tumblers, clowns, equestrians with horses, elephants, camels, and dogs performing in a large arena under a big tent in front of an audience; "The Greatest Show on Earth" globe logo at bottom right.
Probable date supplied by cataloger based on similar poster signed by Bailey in collection (priJLC 000051) with copyright date of 1944. "Bill Bailey"--text, artist's signature, bottom left corner of image.
Type
image
Extent
1 photomechanical : color printed ; overall 56.83 x 103.82 cm (22 3/8 x 40 7/8 in.)
Identifier
priJLC_ENT_000026
385938
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16003coll4/id/1910
Language
English
Subject
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Combined Shows
Acrobats--Pictorial works
Advertising--Circus
Aerialists--Pictorial works
Circus--United States
Circus animals--Pictorial works
Horsemen and horsewomen--Pictorial works
Lithographs--1925-1950. (gmgpc)
Circus posters--1940-1950. (gmgpc)
Source
Jay T. Last Collection
Entertainment
Large Size
Circus
The Jay T. Last Collection of Graphic Arts and Social History, Huntington Digital Library
Relation
priJLC_ENT_000051

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