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Color proof of Alley beer advertisement

Color proof of Alley beer advertisement

Item Information

Title:
Color proof of Alley beer advertisement
Description:
Color proof for John R. Alley & Sons beer advertisement with color samples below image and hatch marks top and botton denoting final dimensions. Older man sitting on a chair reading a newspaper with carpentry tools on the floor at his feet. A bottle of Alley's beer, glass filled with beer, tin bucket and cup, and cloth napkin are on upended packing crate next to man.
Date:
[ca. 1880]
Format:
Posters
Prints
Genre:
Advertisements
Artists' proofs
Chromolithographs
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
Print Department Collection
Subjects:
Beer
Brewing industry
Carpenters
Extent:
1 print (poster) : chromolithograph
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Notes:
Robt Gehring written in pencil below the image on original.
Accession #:
07_06_000007