Life is a Stage, Ladies and Gentlemen!

Life is a stage, pronounces the dandy monkey who both depicts and mocks societal trends of the time. Advertisement for the Tarzan II show of the famous Salamonsky Circus. It was founded in Riga in the late 19th century by Albert Salamonsky – a brilliant German circus artist, horse trainer and equestrian. 

Poster from the early 1920's, original artwork by unknown artist, printed by A. Sprotte lithography press in Riga.

Limited edition quality print from Latvia.