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Title
Ringling Bros. & Barnum & Bailey Combined Shows : dainty Miss Leitzel world's most marvelous lady gymnast
Creator
Strobridge Lithographing Company, printer
Contributor
Last, Jay T., donor
Date Created and/or Issued
1920
1921
1922
1923
1924
1925
1926
1927
1928
1929
1930
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 a central image of female aerialist Lillian Leitzel standing before stage curtains, with a vignette of Leitzel holding herself up in midair from a rope at left, and a vignette of Leitzel hanging upside down from a rope before spectators in a tented circus arena at right; "Greatest Show on Earth" globe logo in upper left of image.
Probable date based on printer's job number in item text. "R-B-2549"--text, top right margin. "© The Strobridge Litho. Co. Cinti & N.Y."--text, bottom right margin.
Type
image
Extent
1 lithograph : color printed ; overall 52.23 x 70.8 cm (20 9/16 x 27 7/8 in.)
Identifier
priJLC_ENT_001312
418266
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16003coll4/id/2175
Language
English
Subject
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Combined Shows
Leitzel, Lillian--Pictorial works
Acrobats--Pictorial works
Advertising--Circus
Aerialists--Pictorial works
Circus--United States
Circus performers--Pictorial works
Women circus performers--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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