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Auction 145, Lot 239

"America's Exposition 1935 Symbolizing the Dawn of a New Era in the Advancement of Industry, Commerce and Culture...",

Subject: San Diego, California

Period: 1935 (dated)


Color: Printed Color

30 x 20 inches
76.2 x 50.8 cm
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Very uncommon aerial view of the 1935 California Pacific International Exposition drawn by J.B. Larrinaga (Art Director for the Exposition). This lithograph looks west over the exposition grounds with San Diego and the bay in the distance. The large and colorful folding brochure is directed at potential exhibitors, promising "your exhibit will bring record-breaking sales results" and promises "Millions of Visitors" will attend. Enclosed in a paper envelope with emblem at top left.


Condition: A+

Condition grade is for view - envelope is in poor condition.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $190

Closed on 6/12/2013