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Silvers Circus : Australia's no.1 circus
Bib ID 7337504
Format PicturePicture [still image, text, sheet]
Description [Australia] : Silvers Circus, [between 1976 and 2014] 
1 poster : colour ; 58 x 43.7 cm 
Summary

Poster promoting a circus performance. No venue or date details are given. Features a falling clown dressed in orange, against a blue background. Title appears in bright pink lettering, upper section.

Biography/History

The original Silver's Circus was an Australian circus started by Mervyn King along with tentmakers, David Hardie Snr. and his two sons Les and David Jnr. ... "In 1976 Swiss born Anton & Anna [Gasser] launched Silvers Circus in Australia. Their 3 children Tony, Rosita & Dominik have all followed in the family's footsteps to become Circus Artists ... Silvers was voted as "One of the best Ten Circuses in the world" in 1982 ... With artists continually arriving from all parts of the world, Silvers are proud of the ever changing program they are able to present ... Rosita & Dominik, along with their parents, still currently perform & direct Silvers Circus whilst their eldest son Tony & his wife Debbie run Unique Attractions'-- adapted from Wikipedia, viewed 2 March 2017, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silvers_Circus

Notes

Caption title.

National Library of Australia's copy previously folded, shows horizontal fold mark and stains upper right corner.

Vivian James Carter Collection.

Subjects Silvers Circus -- Posters.  |  Circus -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Circus posters -- Australia.  |  Clowns -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Advertising -- Circus -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Amusements -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Performing arts -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Posters, Australian.  |  Australia -- Posters.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Silvers Circus, issuing body
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