Lot 462    

Printer's Chromolithographed Proof for Hoffman House Cigars,
2007, Toy & Advertising Sale, Jan 26 & 27
fine 12" x 17" mythological scene of a satyr and four nude-to-scantily-clad wood nymphs frolicking at river bank in printed frame surround with The New/Hoffman House/Cigar 5 Cents above and below on yellow ground with printer's markings at margins, 18.5" x 27", framed, 20.5" x 29".

Condition:  
VG+.
Sold: $575.00
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