7 1960s-80s Circus Posters, 6 for Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey.
Lot 714. 7 1960s-80s Circus Posters, 6 for Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey. These posters, about 14” x 22”, promote circus appearances in the Washington D.C. area. The 1967 poster, with a tiger jumping through a ring of fire, has a logo for “The Greatest Show on Earth.” G+. two corners chipped and five holes along the edges. The 1970 poster is 14 x 17.5”; the location has been cut from the bottom and glued to the back, leaving only the artwork on the front. Vg+ to ex. The other posters are for 1975 ex-m to nm; 1978. ex with a corner crease; 1979 g+ to vg, and 1982 ex-m. The seventh poster is for a 1985 performance of “Circus America” and is ex+. These posters are colorful and attractive with artwork of a standing rider on two horses, elephants, clowns and tigers, lions and leopards. Minimum Bid $15.