Lot 35: CHAMBLY. Chamblys Mysterien.
February 4, 2017
Chicago, IL, USALive Auction
Description: Hamburg: Adolph Friedländer, 1913. A spectral angel floats over the shoulder of the magician, while ghastly scenes from his magic show fill the remainder of the poster. These include scenes of a cremation, spirit cabinet, and talking skull. A demon in the lower right offers Chambly a playing card from his outstretched hand. 37 ½ x 53". Restoration to long closed tears through image; B. Uncommon.