Item #301827 Cardboard lithograph advertisement for Chesterfield Cigarettes, signed "Leo Durocher" Leo DUROCHER.

Cardboard lithograph advertisement for Chesterfield Cigarettes, signed "Leo Durocher"

Exceptional signed 1955 cardboard lithograph Chesterfield Cigarette advertising sign, 20" X 20", with a wonderful photo of a smiling Leo Durocher in casual clothes, with a stadium background holding a cigarette - captioned: "Put A Smile In Your Smoking...Like Leo Durocher". Boldly inscribed at the top left corner "To Barry - Best Wishes - Leo Durocher", archivally set into a red mat and placed into a black wood frame, to 26" X 27". The colors on this striking piece remain as vibrant today as when this poster was printed in 1955. FINE.

DUROCHER, Leo (1905 - 1991). American professional baseball player, manager and coach who was on the championship rosters of the 1928 New York Yankees with "Murderers Row" and the 1934 St. Louis Cardinals "Gas-House Gang". Provenance: Formerly the personal property of famed baseball collector Barry Halper; Sold at Sotheby's Auction House on September 23, 1999 as part of the four day sale of the multi-million dollar Halper Collection. Acquired by a private party and subsequently sold to The Argosy Book Store.

Condition: Fine
Language: English

Price: $600.00

Item #301827

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