Grateful Dead Skeleton & Roses FD-26 Third Printing Poster (RP-3). A rare concert poster advertising a series of September, 1966 shows by the Grateful Dead and Oxford Circle at the Avalon Ballroom in San Francisco. Popularly known as Skeleton & Roses, it features artwork by Stanley Mouse and Alton Kelley FD-26 (RP-3) in the Family Dog concert poster series. This is a circa 1966 third printing, distinguished by the 26(3) and Family Dog Productions 1966. The Bindweed Press, San Francisco appears in the border above the right side of the ticket outlets strip.The central image is a 1913 woodcut by Edmund Sullivan, illustrating the 26th quatrain of. The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. This poster was part of the Smithsonians 20th Century American Posters exhibit and accompanying book. This fairly clean and largely un-faded example with some light moisture damage and foxing from the wooden frame it was found in.
A great example of arguably the most sought after poster in the Family Dog series. The item "GRATEFUL DEAD AVALON BALLROOM 1966 3RD EDITION FAMILY DOG FD-26(3)" is in sale since Tuesday, July 12, 2016. This item is in the category "Entertainment Memorabilia\Music Memorabilia\Rock & Pop\Artists G\Grateful Dead\Posters". The seller is "typecollector" and is located in Seattle, Washington.
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