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    William F. "Buffalo Bill" Cody: 1887 Wild West Show Poster. When Buffalo Bill returned from his 1887 European tour, he had this chromolithograph printed to publicize his success on the Continent. It was printed by A. Hoen of Baltimore and is titled: "Distinguished Visitors to Buffalo Bill's Wild West, London, 1887." The visitors included Queen Victoria and nine other females of nobility throughout Europe. If they were willing to watch the show, it stands to reason it had some cultural value... maybe even a little class! The poster has been beautifully double-matted and framed in burl walnut. It measures 22.5" x 32.5" [sight] and is in excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2012
    10th Sunday
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