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Original Thurston "Do The Spirits Come Back?" Stone Lithograph Poster

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    Posted 6 years ago

    zguy2112
    (110 items)

    This is an original Thurston stone lithograph from my private collection of Magic posters ca. 1918 and is extremely rare! I have been waiting for years to acquire one of these into my collection and the opportunity finally arrived.

    This lithograph titled, "Do The Spirits Come Back?" is 1-sheet in size and the strong image and subject matter makes this poster one of the most sought after by collectors. It is a visually stunning example of advertising during the golden age of Magic! This is one of my most prized posters in my collection.

    Howard Thurston was America's most popular magician from approximately 1908 until his death in 1936. His lithographs were primarily produced by two companies, first Strobridge of Cincinnati and later Otis of Cleveland. This poster is the later version.

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    Comments

    1. valentino97 valentino97, 6 years ago
      Well - I was thinking of you tonight so I must have powers too. ..."I wonder when zguy is going to post more great magic and mystical posters...." And here it is!
    2. zguy2112 zguy2112, 6 years ago
      valentino97 thank you for your kind thoughts, glad you enjoy this poster. Be well.
    3. wrightarchitecture, 6 years ago
      Would it be possible for you to include me in your will for this poster?? :)
      Love it! One of my all time favorites.
    4. zguy2112 zguy2112, 6 years ago
      Ha, Ha! Yes, this poster is one the great ones!! A keeper for sure. I will keep my eyes open at the Castle on Saturday for you buddy, you never know, one might surface there. Be well.
    5. Circusposters Circusposters, 6 years ago
      Outstanding lithograph! A true gem!
    6. zguy2112 zguy2112, 6 years ago
      Thanks buddy! And thanks for the opportunity!!

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