Lot 3: DESIGNER UNKNOWN. FRANK GIRARD'S ATTRACTION / A COLD DAY WHEN WE GET LEFT. 1885. 23x30 inches, 60x76 cm. H.A. Thomas, New York.
February 5, 2013
New York, NY, USALive Auction
DESIGNER UNKNOWN FRANK GIRARD'S ATTRACTION / A COLD DAY WHEN WE GET LEFT. 1885.
23 1/4x30 1/4 inches, 60x76 3/4 cm. H.A. Thomas, New York.
Condition B+: losses in top margin; tear at edges; staining and tears in text banner affixed at bottom. Paper.
An exceptional, early American lithograph for "the well known eccentric comedians . . . [for whom] Big business may reasonably be expected" (The Star, newspaper, January 3, 1885, p. 1).