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3311T Boston
November 11, 2019 12:00 PM - November 17, 2019 07:00 PMCalender

Theater Posters, Three Examples, 19th Century.

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


Theater Posters, Three Examples, 19th Century. Including: In Memoriam, New York: H.A. Thomas, J.E. Jackson, 1878, with portraits of twenty-eight actors, black-and-white lithograph, actors include J.B. Booth, Edwin Forrest, John Drew, Julia Dean, and others, with facsimiles of their signatures below; Mr. Sothern, David Garrick, Brother Sam, & Lord Dundreary, beige paper, lithograph in black-and-white, with the three characters; [and] Denman Thompson as Uncle Josh, bright printed chromolithograph showing a parlor scene with men in white tie, women in long gowns, as Uncle Josh, in his socks and loud jacket and waistcoat, takes the hand of the prettiest girl at the party, sizes vary. (3)
Estimate $200-300

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John Drew, Denman Thompson, Sam, Edwin Forrest, Julia Dean, Josh, H.A. Thomas, J.B. Booth, J.E. Jackson, Dundreary, Sothern