This is a 1976 color reproduction of a poster that was created in 1901 for "Buffalo Bill's newest and greatest military spectacle--The Rescue at Pekin (Peking)."
Period Paper is pleased to offer a wonderful collection of prints of posters advertising Buffalo Bill's Wild West shows. William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody (1846 Ð 1917) was an American soldier and buffalo hunter and is perhaps best known as a showman. A colorful figure, his name is synonymous with the American Old West. This is a collection that will be of interest to collectors of western Americana as well as to graphic design artists. Please note that these prints are 1976 reproductions of the original posters. These fabulous prints would look excellent framed.
This 35+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No aging. No creases. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse.
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Type: 1976 Color Print