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ID Number 2001.170.54
Object Name Painting
Title Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus
Collection Litho Art
Date Undated
Description This full-color litho art shows the riders noted in the text riding in a line, with a black rearing horse and man in a top hat and tails to the right. The full text says: "Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Combined Circus" across the top in red and black, "The Evoution of Horsemanship" at the lower left corner in yellow on a small red 'banner,' and "From the Mazeppa of old Mythology-the War-Chariot of Egyptian Kings-the Roman Races-the Crusaders-the Moslem ad Arabian-Russian Cossacks-Dispatch Rider of American Revolution-the Cowboy and Indian-U.S. Cavalry Drill to the High School of Perfection" at the bottom in light blue on a black background.