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ID Number 2016.11.11
Object Name Painting
Title Stock litho art
Collection Litho Art
Date Circa 1931
Description This full-color litho art shows a tightrope walker. A close up to the lower right shows her sitting on the rope, and to the left is a vignette of her with a white and pink flowered umbrella performing. She is wearing a white and red costume, with a white fluffy skirt.

There is a sticker on back has date of Jan 9, 1931 and No. 7083, with text below stating: "This design is our property and is to be returned. It is submitted in strict confidence for your exclusive inspection and must not be shown to competitors. All rights are reserved by us and we shall prosecute any infringement. The Erie Lithographing and Printing Co. Erie, PA."

The front of piece has 7083 written on the upper right in the border.

The back has #109 written on it in black.

Stock litho art indicates that this piece was created by the printing company to be used by any customer who may like to customize it with their show name.