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November 11, 2019 12:00PM - November 17, 2019 7:00PMCalender
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Hyde & Behman's New Comedy, The Two Johns.

$185$150
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3311T Location: Boston Date / Time: November 11, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Hyde & Behman's New Comedy, The Two Johns. Brooklyn: A. Windisch, Lith., [late 19th century]. Chromolithographic poster, black background with white lettering and six separate panels depicting two identical rotund balding men in a series of encounters: Surprise; Recognition; Embrace; Argument; Argument Continued; Argument Discontinued; the performer in question likely "fat" John Hart, the vaudevillian and minstrel show performer, matted and framed, 33 1/4 x 24 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-400


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Keywords

John Hart, Hyde & Behman, Johns