FIRST "CLASSIC" DESIGN
poster symbolized (and still does) the whole poster phenomenon
happening in San Francisco in late '66. This is THE image everyone
around the world recognizes more than any other that captures
the essence of that era.
coined the phrase, "The San Francisco Sound," which
immediately became The Sound.
vibrate perfectly (the lettering and background are much more
difficult to make out on the poster because they are moving against
each other constantly.
is extremely rare (the Fillmore website sells
a black and white version for $670.00), and a lynchpin graphic
image of the period.
A VERY important piece.
was up in the hallway of Funky Features, then in the entryway
of my flat in Barnes, London until 1974. Also displayed in my
apartment above the Hollywood Bowl in the late 70's, then in the
house I lived in where Richie Valens recorded Come On, Let's Go,
Donna, and La Bamba. It was put in plan drawers in 1988 and has
been there ever since. I love this poster.
A bit wrinkly
top and bottom, but that can be eliminated by mounting it well.
Staple holes in the corners, otherwise in excellent condition.