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By MARY SHUSTACK
THE JOURNAL NEWS
(Original publication: September 9, 2004)
“Back in the early 1990s, Swann Auction Galleries began holding an annual vintage-poster auction. These days, the Manhattan auction house hosts five poster sales every year.
‘I think it’s reflective of the market,’ says Nicholas Lowry. ‘It shows that the public has an appetite that’s growing.’
…A true vintage poster is an original item created for use as as advertising vehicle, touting anything from a product to a performance.”