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    Follies (Aircraft Litho, 1971)) Theater Poster (25" X 38"). Original poster for the Stephen Sondheim musical, "Follies," which opened at New York's Wintergarden Theater in March of 1971. The poster appeared in late 1970 and as with earlier works by David Edward Byrd from the mid to late 1960s, perfectly captured the mood of the work being promoted as well as reflecting the psychedelic design trends of the era. Byrd did numerous posters for Bill Graham's Fillmore operations in both New York and San Francisco as well as designing the original "Woodstock" poster. The event that would become Woodstock was first planned for Wallkill, New York and Byrd created his famed Aquarian Exposition poster for that location. When, at the last minute, the venue was changed to Bethel, NY, another poster by another artist was issued. This poster is signed by Byrd. Fine+ condition on Linen.

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