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    Cardwell S. Higgins (1902-1983) Original Advertising Painting (1927). Cardwell S. Higgins' original pin-up girl paintings popularized Palisades Park and appeared on the covers of spicy magazines and calendars from the 1920s through the 1940s. His advertising work was often spectacular, as this ad for the Rivoli Theatre clearly illustrates. The Rivoli was one of New York's magnificent movie palaces, located on Broadway at 49th Street. This rare poster original is rendered in pen and ink, and framed (26 x 17) with a sight size of approximately 21 x 13. It is signed and dated (1927) lower left. A superb art deco fantasy image by this talented and versatile artist.

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    March, 2003
    6th-10th Thursday-Monday
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