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Invitation to the South American Gauchos by the directors of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show

Artist:
Alfred Chantrey Corbould (British, London 1852–1920 London)
Date:
1892
Medium:
Pen and black ink over blue chalk and graphite with touches of white gouache
Dimensions:
sheet: 7 1/8 x 10 3/8 in. (18.1 x 26.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1961
Accession Number:
61.622.21
Not on view
Signature: Signed in pen and black ink over blue chalk at lower right of recto: "A.C. Corbould/ Inv. Del. 1892 X"

Inscription: Inscribed in pen and black ink, over blue chalk, on recto: "The Directors of Buffalo Bill's Wild West and the International Horticultural Exhibition have the pleasure of inviting The Editor of ____________; or Representative; to the opening performances of The South American Guachos, from Buenos Ayres: on Thursday June 23rd at 3 P.M. This invitation admits to the Gardens of the Wild West --"
Inscribed in graphite at top center of verso: "W," circled
Inscribed in graphite at lower right of verso: "$7.50 SES"
Vendor: Rockman Prints (New York)
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