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Signed Second Print FD-26 Grateful Dead Poster
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Description
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  • Artist: "Stanley Mouse
    Alton Kelley"
  • Title: Signed Second Print FD-26 Grateful Dead Poster
  • Printing Date: 1966
  • Medium: Lithograph
  • Size/Format: 14? x 20?
  • Publisher: Family Dog
  • Series: Family Dog

    Undoubtedly, this is the most famous image from the Family Dog series, as well as the most recognized image ever used by the Grateful Dead. The central image is a drawing by Edward Joseph Sullivan, a late 19th and early 20th century artist. Sullivan created this drawing to illustrate one of the quatrains of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyám. Mouse and Kelley added the color; the original drawing was in black ink. This poster has been printed multiple times and bootlegged in several versions. This piece is from the authorized second printing, as signified by the notation “26(2)” appears in the lower left corner, as well as the Bindweed credit. This rare poster has been signed by both designers, Alton Kelley and Stanley Mouse.

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  • Location: This item ships from Colorado.

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  • Condition
    Apparent Very Good Plus. Restoration to repair a horizontal tear through the poster. We also note a repair in the upper margin, a bit of missing paper and other minor issues. Signed by Stanley Mouse and Alton Kelley.
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    Signed Second Print FD-26 Grateful Dead Poster

    Estimate $1,000 - $2,000
    Mar 28, 2020
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    Starting Price $1
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    0011: Signed Second Print FD-26 Grateful Dead Poster

    Sold for $1,600
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    Est. $1,000 - $2,000Starting Price $1
    Vintage Psychedelic Music Posters
    Mar 28, 2020 6:00 PM EDT
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    Lot 0011 Details

    Description
    ...
    No Reserve!
  • Artist: "Stanley Mouse
    Alton Kelley"
  • Title: Signed Second Print FD-26 Grateful Dead Poster
  • Printing Date: 1966
  • Medium: Lithograph
  • Size/Format: 14? x 20?
  • Publisher: Family Dog
  • Series: Family Dog

    Undoubtedly, this is the most famous image from the Family Dog series, as well as the most recognized image ever used by the Grateful Dead. The central image is a drawing by Edward Joseph Sullivan, a late 19th and early 20th century artist. Sullivan created this drawing to illustrate one of the quatrains of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyám. Mouse and Kelley added the color; the original drawing was in black ink. This poster has been printed multiple times and bootlegged in several versions. This piece is from the authorized second printing, as signified by the notation “26(2)” appears in the lower left corner, as well as the Bindweed credit. This rare poster has been signed by both designers, Alton Kelley and Stanley Mouse.

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $10.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Combined shipping: Free combined shipping for multiple lots won in this auction.
  • Location: This item ships from Colorado.

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
  • Condition
    ...
    Apparent Very Good Plus. Restoration to repair a horizontal tear through the poster. We also note a repair in the upper margin, a bit of missing paper and other minor issues. Signed by Stanley Mouse and Alton Kelley.

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