The CGC Summer Spectacular! (Auction #120)
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This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 7/16/2020

This poster is signed & doodled in pencil by the artist Stanley Mouse!

 

The FINEST QUALITY CGC GRADED CONDITION of this issue we've ever auctioned! AND SIGNED BY THE ARTIST! This powerful poster for a cancelled Howlin’ Wolf show at the Avalon features another classic Mouse/Kelley design. The FD-27 issue was only printed before the concerts (there are no reprints), which makes this poster especially desirable and valuable. The shows themselves were cancelled but this classic image has remained a popular and important collectible in the series. Another Top Quality CGC 9.8 graded example brought $6612 at auction in April, 2017. This lot exhibits a great opportunity to add this showstopper issue to your Family Dog collection!

 

Ever since our first auction, 13 years ago, PAE has banged the drum very hard for early, pre #30, Fillmore and Avalon material. This recommendation is STILL a cornerstone of our current 2020 Collector's Guide available FREE on our website. We feel stronger about the desirability of posters such as this, than we did when we first started recommending them 13 years ago!

 

Poster –Howlin Wolf /Avalon Ballroom
Catalog # – FD-27    
Grade – CGC 9.8
Bands/Bill - Howlin Wolf/Big Brother/Holding Company    
Venue - Avalon Ballroom    
City – San Francisco    
Date – 9/23&24, 1966    
Dimensions - 14 1/8" x 19 15/16"
Printing -  OP-1, Original Pre-Concert First Printing, Version 2
Artist – Mouse/Kelly    
Series/Promoter - Family Dog    
Paper Type – Vellum
Condition Details - Superb Museum Quality that is unimprovable in every way. Of course, there are no nicks, cuts, tears or pinholes! 100% Original with no restoration.

 

*****This poster is available for inspection at our gallery, by appointment. *****

 

*A 20% Buyers Premium will be added to the final hammer price of this lot.*

 

1966-FD-27-OP-2-Howlin Wolf-Avalon Ballroom Concert Poster-SIGNED Mouse! MAJOR MUSEUM ITEM!! CGC Graded 9.8
1966-FD-27-OP-2-Howlin Wolf-Avalon Ballroom Concert Poster-SIGNED Mouse! MAJOR MUSEUM ITEM!! CGC Graded 9.8
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Minimum Bid: $1
Final prices include buyers premium.: $4,500
Number Bids: 28
Auction closed on Thursday, July 16, 2020.
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