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    Sablon: The Most Wonderful Mimic and Impersonator (c.1905). Fine- on Paper. Theatrical Poster (28" X 40").
    In the early 1900s the one and the only Sablon performed a vaudeville stage act impersonating and mimicking famous world leaders such as Abraham Lincoln, George Washington, the Czar of Russia, the Prince of Wales, and more. Backed on heat-mount tissue but not restored, this stone litho poster has edge wear, creases, small tears, and snipe remnants in the imprint area. Also visible are minor chips at the edges, as well as mild stains at the top of the poster. There is a tear from the upper border into the "Y" of "Only" and paper loss along the right border that extends into the outer printing, however this does not affect the portraits along the side. As this poster is backed on hear-mount paper, it is an excellent candidate for restoration. Fine- on Paper.


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