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    Burton Holmes Travel Pictures (Paramount, 1917). Poster (28.25" X 41") "The Land of Madame Butterfly."
    Burton Holmes (1870-1958) was an intrepid American explorer, crisscrossing the globe photographing and filming foreign cultures, and coining the term "travelogue." He lectured widely, catering to the armchair traveler, and eventually Hollywood came knocking. In this travel short, Holmes spotlights "The Land of Madame Butterfly." Pink cherry blossoms and delicate Japanese beauties fill this pastel-rich stone litho poster. There were two chips in the right border, and a couple of pinholes in the left border. Touchup has been applied to the folds. Very Fine- on Linen.


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