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Circus - 25 illustrated books - Vintage poster - 1982
By (after) Marc Chagall
Located in Paris, FR
After Marc CHAGALL Circus Offset vintage poster, 1982 On heavy paper 66 x 46 cm / 26 x 18" INFORMATION : Vintage poster for the exhibition "25 livres illustres" at Patrick Cramer Ga...
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1980s Surrealist Figurative Prints

Materials

Offset

Vintage Circus Stand, 1950s
Located in Antwerp, BE
Vintage circus stand. This stand was used in the circus to do acts with animals like lions, tigers or other animals. It's made of iron with wooden top and dates circa 1950s. Wo...
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Mid-20th Century European Industrial Carnival Art

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Iron

  • Vintage Circus Stand, 1950s
  • Vintage Circus Stand, 1950s
  • Vintage Circus Stand, 1950s
  • Vintage Circus Stand, 1950s
H 35.44 in. W 31.5 in. D 31.5 in.
Vintage Circus Tent Flag, Bailey
Located in Aurora, OR
These vintage circus flags come from the days of the Ringling, Barnum, and Bailey Big Top Circus, when traveling tents were still transported and raised at hundreds of locations acro...
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Mid-20th Century Carnival Art

  • Vintage Circus Tent Flag, Bailey
  • Vintage Circus Tent Flag, Bailey
  • Vintage Circus Tent Flag, Bailey
  • Vintage Circus Tent Flag, Bailey
H 62.5 in. W 78 in. D 0.25 in.
Vintage Circus Tent Flag, Ringling
Located in Aurora, OR
These vintage circus flags come from the days of the Ringling, Barnum and Bailey Big Top Circus, when traveling tents were still transported and raised at hundreds of locations acros...
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Mid-20th Century Carnival Art

  • Vintage Circus Tent Flag, Ringling
  • Vintage Circus Tent Flag, Ringling
  • Vintage Circus Tent Flag, Ringling
  • Vintage Circus Tent Flag, Ringling
H 62.5 in. W 91 in. D 0.25 in.
Open Dens of Ferocious Lions, King of the Animal World, Vintage Circus Poster
Located in Long Island City, NY
Vintage circus poster of a lion tamer at the circus and a group of ferocious lions. Image Size: 25 x 42 inches Frame Size: 26 x 43 inches
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Early 20th Century Victorian Animal Prints

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Lithograph

71" Vintage Circus Banner Painting
Located in Water Mill, NY
Impressive 1930-1940 banner oil painting of the circus with clown performers in the arena. Measures: 71".
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Vintage 1930s American Paintings

  • 71"   Vintage Circus Banner Painting
  • 71"   Vintage Circus Banner Painting
  • 71"   Vintage Circus Banner Painting
  • 71"   Vintage Circus Banner Painting
H 65 in. W 71 in. D 2 in.
Vintage Circus Theme Embroidered Linen Cocktail Napkins Set of Eight
Located in New Hope, PA
A set of eight embroidered linen cocktail napkins with a circus performer and his costar have a drawn work edge and they are in excellent condition. Measurements; Length 7.5" Wid...
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Mid-20th Century Barware

Vintage Circus or Sideshow Hand-Painted Giant Clown Banner, circa 1940s
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Vintage one of a kind circus or sideshow hand painted banner with a giant clown balancing a feather on his nose. Original paint on a light canvas sheet. The banner is stamped on the ...
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Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Carnival Art

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Canvas

Original Vintage Poster Mikhail Oshel Illusionist Magician Soviet Magic Circus
Located in London, GB
Original vintage circus poster promoting a magician performance by Mikhail Oshel Illusion Manipulator featuring a colourful design depicting a stage framed by patterned yellow, black...
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Vintage 1930s Russian Posters

Materials

Paper

Mussolini At Circus Maximus - Vintage Photo - 1934
Located in Roma, IT
'Mussolini At Circus Maximus' is a b/w photographic print on glazed paper. Stamp of agency Trampus, Paris and cliché applied on the back, realized on 29 October 1934, in Rome. The p...
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1930s Portrait Photography

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Photographic Paper

Vintage Poster for Circus - Vintage Poster by Waldemar Swierzy - 1980s
By Waldemar Swierzy
Located in Roma, IT
Vintage Poster for Circus is an original offset poster realized by Waldemar Swierzy (Poland, 1931-2013). Good condition. Waldemar Swierzy (Poland, 1931 - 2013); born in Katowice...
Category

1980s Contemporary Figurative Prints

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Paper, Offset

Original Vintage Toy, Wind Up Circus Performer, 1930s
Located in Roma, IT
This Wind up Circus Performer is an original vintage toy. Vintage wind up mechanical toy representing a circus performer. Made in tin by the Italian company Lima. Model n. 1302...
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Early 20th Century French Toys

Materials

Metal

Polish, Cyrk, Circus Poster, 1968, Vintage, Balancing Acrobat, Urbaniec
By Witold Janowski
Located in Bath, Somerset
Polish, Cyrk, circus poster, 1968, vintage, Balancing Acrobat, Urbaniec Another fantastic design by Maciej Urbaniec from the Polish School of Posters features on this balancing ac...
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20th Century Polish Decorative Art

Materials

Paper

Manifesto for Circus - Vintage Poster by Waldemar Swierzy - 1980s
By Waldemar Swierzy
Located in Roma, IT
Manifesto for Circus is an original offset poster realized by Waldemar Swierzy (Poland, 1931-2013). Good condition. Waldemar Swierzy (Poland, 1931 - 2013); born in Katowice, Pol...
Category

1980s Contemporary Figurative Prints

Materials

Paper, Offset

Polish, Vintage Cyrk/Circus Poster Star Elephant 1974, Wasilewski
By Mieczysław Wasilewski
Located in Bath, Somerset
Polish Cyrk/Circus Star Elephant poster from 1974. Featuring powerfully melancholy artwork by Mieczyslaw Wasilewski. Sumptuous and striking, it's simply the star of the show! This v...
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20th Century Polish Decorative Art

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Paper

Polish, Vintage Cyrk/Circus Poster Two Tigers 1973, Gorka
By Wiktor Gorka
Located in Bath, Somerset
Original Polish CRYK (circus) poster from 1973 featuring a fabulous Two Tigers design by Wiktor Gorka, one of Poland's most celebrated poster artists. Gorka's design is, as with much...
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20th Century Polish Decorative Art

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Paper

Vintage 1976 Polish Cyrk/Circus Poster, Unicycle Girl, Urbaniec
Located in Bath, Somerset
We love the wonderfully colorful and fun design by Maciej Urbaniec on this original Polish Cyrk/Circus poster from 1976 (the poster's second print run, its first being in 1972). T...
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20th Century Polish Decorative Art

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Paper

Polish, Cyrk, Circus Poster, 1971, Vintage, Unicycle Clown, Jacek Neugebauer
Located in Bath, Somerset
Polish, Cyrk, circus poster, 1971, vintage, unicycle clown, Jacek Neugebauer Fantastic design by Jacek Neugebauer features on this fabulous original Polish CYRK (circus) poster fr...
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20th Century Polish Decorative Art

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Chinese Artists Shanghai Circus Acrobats Balancing Ball
Located in London, GB
Original vintage variety show advertising poster issued by the Society for Cultural Relations Abroad - Chinesisches Artisten Ensemble Schanghai 50 Mitwirkende Steintor Variete / Chin...
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Vintage 1950s German Posters

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Paper

Polish, Cyrk, Circus Poster, 1982, Vintage, HORSE RIDING ACROBAT , URBANIEC
By Maciej Urbaniec
Located in Bath, Somerset
Wonderfully inventive artwork by Maciej Urbaniec features on this original vintage Polish CYRK (circus) poster. Sumptuous, fantastic colours This vintage poster from its second, and ...
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20th Century Polish Decorative Art

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Paper

Wallscape VI (Il Famoso) - abstract capture of vintage Italian circus poster
By Frank Schott
Located in San Francisco, CA
Wallscape VI (Il Famoso) by Frank Schott from a series of photographic observances capturing urban textures and palimpsest color palettes in Italy 48 x 60 inches / 122cm x 152cm edi...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Abstract Photography

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Archival Ink, Archival Paper, Photographic Paper

Wallscape VI ( Il Famoso ) - abstract capture of vintage Italian circus poster
By Frank Schott
Located in San Francisco, CA
Wallscape VI by Frank Schott from a series of photographic observances capturing urban textures and palimpsest color palettes 32 x 40 inches / 81cm x 102cm edition of 25 signed 48...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Abstract Photography

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Archival Ink, Archival Paper, Photographic Paper

Vintage 1989 Gianni Versace Haute Couture Beaded Circus Novelty Gown and Shawl
By Gianni Versace, Versace
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
An exceptional and museum quality Gianni Versace hand-beaded gown and matching full-length shawl dating back to his famous 1989 haute couture collection. This one-of-a-kind ensemble ...
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1980s Aesthetic Evening Dresses

Model Circus Building Recaptures the Past - Vintage Photograph -Mid 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Model Circus Building Recaptures the Past - American Vintage Photograph is an original black and white photograph realized in the U.S in the 20th century in a series of American life...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper

Model Circus Building Recaptures the Past - Vintage Photograph -Mid 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Model Circus Building Recaptures the Past - American Vintage Photograph is an original black and white photograph realized in the U.S in the mid-20th Century in a series of American ...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Photography

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Photographic Paper

Vintage Toy, Wind up Elephant and Zebra Circus, Made in Germany, 1940s
Located in Roma, IT
This wind up elephant and zebra circus is an original vintage toy. Vintage wind up mechanical toy, representing an elephant driving a chariot dragged by a zebra. The toy was ma...
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Mid-20th Century German Toys

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Metal

Original Vintage Poster Cyrk Polish Circus Art Acrobat Clown Cyclist Bicycle Act
Located in London, GB
Original vintage Polish circus advertising poster - Cyrk - featuring a fun and colourful image of an acrobat clown performing a balancing act backwards on a bike with his head on the...
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Vintage 1960s Polish Posters

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Paper

Art Deco Original Vintage French Circus Poster 'Teddy-Ted And Partner', 1926
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Art Deco original vintage French circus poster 'Teddy-Ted And Partner', 1926 This is an original vintage poster from the Art Deco period of the mid-190s. It is advertising circus ...
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Posters

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Paper

1972 Jan Mtodozeniec 'Cyrk Circus Horse with Plume' Vintage Red,White,Yellow Pol
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Paper Size: 38.5 x 26.5 inches ( 97.79 x 67.31 cm ) Image Size: 38.5 x 26.5 inches ( 97.79 x 67.31 cm ) Framed: No Condition: A-: Near Mint, very light signs of handling Ship...
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1970s Prints and Multiples

Materials

Lithograph

Original Vintage Poster Svarta Katten Black Cat Art New Year Cabaret Circus Ball
Located in London, GB
Original antique advertising poster for the Svarta Katten Concours de Mariage Circus a KGL Djurgarden Myarsafton Cabaret och Skottarsbal / Black Cat Wedding Contest Circus KGL Djurga...
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Vintage 1920s Swedish Posters

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Paper

Vintage Late 19th Century Canvas Circus Carnival Midway Folk Art Sideshow Banner
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Very early American circus or carnival Sideshow Banner, circa 1890-1900. Fantastic paint detail. Great example of American folk art banner painting. The Great American African Camel ...
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Antique Early 1900s American Folk Art Carnival Art

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Canvas

Original Vintage Poster The Circus These Men Use Shell You Can Be Sure Of Shell
Located in London, GB
Original vintage advertising poster - These Men Use Shell You Can be Sure of Shell - featuring colourful artwork depicting circus performers behind big top circus tents in a countrys...
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Vintage 1930s British Posters

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Paper

Vintage Circus Fine Art Print
Located in Las Vegas, NV
This stunning black and white abstract capture features a vintage circus, with acrobats riding on horses in the center ring. This image was captured by photographer Ben McCall and i...
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1960s Black and White Photography

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Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Vintage HERMES Carre large silk scarf with red and blue tone print of Circus.
By Hermès
Located in Kashiwa, Chiba
Beautiful condition! Don't miss... 1990s. Vintage HERMES Carre large silk scarf with red and blue tone print, Clowns, Leopard, Tiger, Lion and multicolor balls. Classic foulard. Per...
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1990s Scarves

Original Vintage Poster Mikhail Oshel Illusionist Magician Soviet Magic Circus
Located in London, GB
Original vintage circus poster promoting a magician performance by Mikhail Oshel Illusion Manipulator featuring a colourful design depicting a stage framed by patterned yellow, black...
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1930s More Prints

Materials

Paper

Original Vintage Poster Chinese Artists Shanghai Circus Acrobats Balancing Ball
Located in London, GB
Original vintage variety show advertising poster issued by the Society for Cultural Relations Abroad - Chinesisches Artisten Ensemble Schanghai 50 Mitwirkende Steintor Variete / Chin...
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1950s More Prints

Materials

Paper

Original Vintage Poster Cyrk Polish Circus Art Acrobat Clown Cyclist Bicycle Act
Located in London, GB
Original vintage Polish circus advertising poster - Cyrk - featuring a fun and colourful image of an acrobat clown performing a balancing act backwards on a bike with his head on the...
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1960s More Prints

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster Svarta Katten Black Cat Art New Year Cabaret Circus Ball
Located in London, GB
Original antique advertising poster for the Svarta Katten Concours de Mariage Circus a KGL Djurgarden Myarsafton Cabaret och Skottarsbal / Black Cat Wedding Contest Circus KGL Djurga...
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1920s More Prints

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster The Circus These Men Use Shell You Can Be Sure Of Shell
Located in London, GB
Original vintage advertising poster - These Men Use Shell You Can be Sure of Shell - featuring colourful artwork depicting circus performers behind big top circus tents in a countrys...
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1930s More Prints

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Paper

Polish, Cyrk, Circus Poster, 19674, Vintage, Writing Lion, Żukowska
Located in Bath, Somerset
Designed by Danuta Zukowska from the Polish School of Posters. We adore this quirky circus poster. This original vintage poster is sized 26 1/4 x 37 1/2 inches. It is in rolled, exc...
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20th Century Polish Decorative Art

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Paper

Hungarian, Cyrk, Circus Poster, 1966, Vintage, Balancing Seal, Sandor
By Benkó Sándor
Located in Bath, Somerset
A charming original vintage Hungarian poster from 1966 advertising the Warsaw Circus in Budapest. Artwork by Benko Sandor. This vintage poster is sized 22 x 32 inches. It was origin...
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20th Century Decorative Art

Materials

Paper

Polish, Cyrk, Circus Poster, 1975, Vintage, Trapeze Girl, Witold Janowski
By Witold Janowski
Located in Bath, Somerset
Striking design by Witold Janowski features on this fabulous original Polish CYRK (circus) poster from 1975. This first edition offset lithograph is sized 26 1/4 x 38 1/4 inches....
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20th Century Polish Decorative Art

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Paper

Polish, Cyrk/Circus Poster, 1970, Vintage, Bear Riding Penny Farthing, Srokowski
By Jerzy Srokowski
Located in Bath, Somerset
Sweet original vintage Polish CYRK (circus) poster from 1970 with a lovely design by Jerzy Srokowski of a bear on a Penny Farthing bicycle. This vintage poster from its very first ...
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20th Century Polish Decorative Art

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Paper

Vintage Circus Rings on Stand
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Sold individually, these vintage circus hoops sit handsomely on custom metal stands. *Note*: White circus ring is no longer available.
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Vintage 1940s American Folk Art Carnival Art

Vintage Circus Elephant Jardiniere
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Absolutely stunning Jardiniere, beautifully styled and themed with circus elephant - This piece would be gorgeous in any room holding fruit, flowers or the mail -
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20th Century Planters and Jardinieres

Materials

Bronze

Giant Vintage Circus Poster
Located in San Francisco, CA
Very large clown poster circa 1950's. Six paper sections glued down on masonite, mounted on two separate pine panels. Great colors and graphics.
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20th Century American Posters

Materials

Paper

  • Giant Vintage Circus Poster
  • Giant Vintage Circus Poster
  • Giant Vintage Circus Poster
  • Giant Vintage Circus Poster
H 84 in. W 82 in. D 2 in.
Original Vintage Moscow Circus Poster Russian Aerial Trapeze Acrobats Cirque Act
Located in London, GB
Original vintage circus poster for the Russian Aerial Trapeze Acrobats performances by the Moscow Circus Cirque de Moscou featuring a dynamic illustration of two acrobats against a p...
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Vintage 1950s Russian Posters

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Paper

A Vintage Large Wrestlers Canvas from a Circus Sideshow
Located in Ferndale, MI
A Wonderful large 1950s painted canvas banner from an all-star wrestlers circus show. Front has Leger inspired form of 2 men, and back (blue background) has off-center wrestlers as w...
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Vintage 1950s American More Folk Art

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Canvas

Vintage "Colonial Toy Circus" by Allison Studios
Located in Baltimore, MD
This is an extremely rare toy circus, the “Colonial Toy Circus” by Allison Designs of Oak Park, Illinois. The set, which we do not claim is complete, is comprised of a canvas big top...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Toys and Dolls

Materials

Wood

Polish, Cyrk, Circus Poster, 1968, Vintage, Balancing Acrobat, Urbaniec
By Witold Janowski
Located in Bath, Somerset
Fantastic design by Maciej Urbaniec from the Polish School of Posters features on this balancing acrobat circus poster. This original vintage poster is sized 26 x 37 3/4 inches. It ...
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20th Century Polish Decorative Art

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Paper

Polish, Cyrk, Circus Poster, 1978, Vintage, Acrobat Swinging, Janowski
By Witold Janowski
Located in Bath, Somerset
A must for any circus lover! Wonderfully colorful and fun design by Witold Janowski features on this original 1978 Polish CYRK (circus) poster. This original vintage poster is sized...
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20th Century Polish Decorative Art

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Paper

Polish, Cyrk, Circus Poster, 1970, Vintage, Unicycle Gentlemen, Hilscher
Located in Bath, Somerset
Fantastic Hubert Hilscher's design on this original Polish CYRK (circus) poster from 1970. This vintage poster from its very first print run and is sized 26 1/4 x 38 3/4 inches. Rol...
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20th Century Polish Decorative Art

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Paper

Polish, Vintage 1973 Cyrk/Circus Poster Magician Snake Charmer, Tomaszewski
Located in Bath, Somerset
Original polish Cyrk/Circus poster from 1973 featuring a very fun design of a magician and snake charmer, or as we prefer, fake snake charmer! Stanislaw Miedza-Tomaszewski artwork is...
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20th Century Polish Decorative Art

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Paper

Polish, Cyrk, Circus Poster, 1971, Vintage, Unicycle Clown, Jacek Neugebauer
Located in Bath, Somerset
Fantastic design by Jacek Neugebauer features on this fabulous original Polish CYRK (circus) poster from 1971. Poster size 27 x 39 inches.   
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20th Century Polish Decorative Art

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Paper

Vintage Complice Circus Pink Romper & Skirt Ensemble with Flower Detail 1992
By Complice
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Vintage Complice pink chiffon skirt and magenta bodysuit shorts ensemble. The chiffon three-tier skirt features hook and eye closure at the side, an attached belt that ties into a bo...
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1990s Suits, Outfits and Ensembles

Original Vintage Soviet Circus Poster Acrobatic Aerial Gymnast Show Cyrk / цирк
Located in London, GB
Original vintage Soviet advertising poster promoting a circus show featuring a stunning design depicting a spectacular aerial performance by two notable acrobats set against a dark b...
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Vintage 1950s Russian Posters

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Paper

'Vintage Cushions' Luxury Bespoke Luxury Pillow ‘Piccadilly Circus', Made in UK
Located in London, GB
Vintage cushions, 'Piccadilly Circus', circa 1970 and 1980 British bespoke luxury cushion created using original vintage fabrics featuring complimentary contrasting sides; the front ...
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Mid-20th Century British Organic Modern Pillows and Throws

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Satin, Cotton

Original Vintage Art Deco Circus Movie Poster Salto Mortale Trapeze Fatal Leap
By Jean-Adrien Mercier
Located in London, GB
Original vintage cinema poster for a circus drama film Salto Mortale (le saut mortel)/Trapeze (the fatal leap) directed by the German director Ewald Andre Dupont and based on a novel...
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Posters

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Paper

Vintage Circus Banner
Located in San Francisco, CA
"Circus Peanuts- the most magnificent peanuts in all the world!" on cotton canvas with applique lettering in red and black canvas, with cotton trim and tassels. It's backed by a thic...
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20th Century American Carnival Art

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Cotton

Vintage Circus Clown Shoes
Located in San Francisco, CA
A playful pair of worn leather vintage clown shoes with Trompe-l'œil feet decoration
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20th Century American Collectibles and Curiosities

  • Vintage Circus Clown Shoes
  • Vintage Circus Clown Shoes
  • Vintage Circus Clown Shoes
  • Vintage Circus Clown Shoes
H 3.75 in. W 6.5 in. D 14.5 in.
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Vintage Circus For Sale on 1stDibs

Find many varieties of an authentic vintage circus available at 1stDibs. Each vintage circus for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using paper, fabric and canvas. There are many kinds of the vintage circus you’re looking for, from those produced as long ago as the 20th Century to those made as recently as the 20th Century. A vintage circus, designed in the Folk Art, Art Deco or Mid-Century Modern style, is generally a popular piece of furniture. Many designers have produced at least one well-made vintage circus over the years, but those crafted by Witold Janowski, Maciej Urbaniec and Wiktor Gorka are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much is a Vintage Circus?

A vintage circus can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price 1stDibs is $688, while the lowest priced sells for $113 and the highest can go for as much as $50,000.