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    Carter the Great (c.1926). Eight Sheet (84" X 107").
    A veritable hoard of imps, goblins, and other ghoulish entities gather to welcome an ethereal visitor from beyond in this richly-colored stone litho eight sheet, portraying just one of Carter the Great's many fantastic feats of sorcery. Standing shoulder to shoulder with the most prestigious magicians of the early 1900s, the globetrotting Carter astounded crowds abroad with his surgically-inspired take on the "sawing a woman in half" routine, ghostly encounters within the mysterious Spirit Box, and his death-defying "Cheating the Gallows" disappearing act. This poster doesn't just bear a phenomenal image, but is also in remarkable condition with a few crossfold separations, some tears in the upper and right borders, and a couple of vertical fold tears at the upper edge of the lower panels. Folded, Very Fine.


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