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This handbill is signed in pencil by the artist, the late great Gary Grimshaw!

 

Presenting the very FIRST example of this original handbill that we have ever had the pleasure of offering. This piece by noted Detroit artist Gary Grimshaw was produced to promote the 1973 Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival. The 1973 festival incorporated a Detroit blues review and the great Bobo Jenkins was one of the featured acts. The 3 day festival also included appearances by some of the most legendary names in popular music, like Ray Charles, John Lee Hooker, Count Basie, Charles Mingus, Jimmy Reed, Freddie King, Ornette Coleman, and many many more! SUPER CLEAN Condition with no nicks, cuts, tears or pinholes! SIGNED BY THE ARTIST!

 

Handbill – Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Fest 

Grade – PAE Near Mint 89

Bands/Bill – Ray Charles, John Lee Hooker, Count Basie, Charles Mingus, Many More!

Venue – Otis Spann Memorial Field

City – Ann Arbor, MI

Date – 9/7-9/73

Dimensions – 8 1/2" x 11"

Printing – OHB-A, Original Pre-Concert First Printing

Artist – Gary Grimshaw

Condition Details - Super clean with no nicks, cuts, tears or pinholes! 100% Original with no restoration. Touch of handling. View the detailed high res photo of this lot. Click on the thumbnail photo, to see an enlarged photo. Click a second time on the magnifying glass in the upper right corner of the enlarged photo. A super high res image with every millimeter will now be clearly displayed. For a personalized eyewitness examination call 410-464-6180, 11:00 am to 6:00 pm eastern.

 

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

 

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

1973–Gary Grimshaw-Ray Charles-Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival Concert Handbill-SIGNED Grimshaw! FIRST PAE APPEARANCE! PAE Graded Near Mint 89
1973–Gary Grimshaw-Ray Charles-Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival Concert Handbill-SIGNED Grimshaw! FIRST PAE APPEARANCE! PAE Graded Near Mint "89"
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Auction closed on Thursday, October 15, 2020.
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