Friend In Need Poster, Dogs Playing Poker Poster
Dogs Playing Poker, by Cassius Marcellus Coolidge, refers collectively to an 1894 painting, a 1903 series of sixteen oil paintings commissioned by Brown & Bigelow to advertise cigars, and a 1910 painting. All eighteen paintings in the overall series feature anthropomorphized dogs, but the eleven in which dogs are seated around a card table have become well known in the United States
Dogs Playing Poker Series Facts:
The most popular of these paintings (which is this one you’re looking at) is of dogs cheating at poker. The bulldog with the cigar is slipping his friend an ace.
Two were put up for auction in Doyle New York’s Dogs in Art Auction. Before they hit the block, predictions were made that the pair of rare paintings would fetch $30,000 to $50,000. But an anonymous bidder ultimately paid a whopping $590,400 for them, setting a record for the sale of Coolidge works.
The poster would look great on your wall, or as a present, also great for framing.
★ Size of poster is 10 x 8, 20 x 16, or 40 x 30. Please choose your size.
★ Beautiful prints, printed on state of the art printers
★ Shipped from California in the USA
★ Giant sized 40 x 30, large 20 x 16, or medium 10 x 8
★ Digitally enhanced and remastered images
★ Printed on high quality premium matte 175gsm finished paper.
It comes carefully packed, rolled in a cardboard fitted tube.