1930 Ad Gene Tunney Simmons Mattress Bedding Sleep Bed - ORIGINAL F3A


This is an original 1930 black and white print ad for Simmons Company, featuring a debonair photograph of 1926-1928 Heavyweight Boxing Champion Gene Tunney, coupled with a quote from famous author William Lyon Phelps of New Haven, Connecticut.


This 81+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light foxing and aging. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There is some slight bleed through from opposite side of ad, somewhat visible in digital image

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.5 x 13.5 inches; 27 x 34 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: William Lyon Phelps, Delineator, 666 Lakeshore Drive Chicago, Pricing Vintage Advertising