1966-FD-6-OP-1- Avalon Ballroom - Blues Project– PAE Graded Mint 93

closed on Friday, October 26, 2012

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This magnificent poster for a cancelled Family Dog show at the Avalon is described by noted concert poster expert and historian Eric King as “The quintessential psychedelic poster”! The central image is borrowed from a  19th century painting by Viennese Painter  Franz Von Stuck . This image is a reoccurring theme in the Avalon series with this being its first use.


  • Title: - Grass Roots   Avalon Ballroom
  • Sub Title : FD -16 – Sin Dance
  • Grade -PAE Mint 93
  • Bands/Bill- Grass Roots Sons of Adam Big Brother & The Holding Company 
  • Venue- Avalon Ballroom
  • City – San Francisco California
  • Date  4/29-30/1966
  • Dimensions- 14” x 20”
  • Printing-  (OP-1) Original -Pre-Concert- First Printing
  • Artist –Wes Wilson
  • Series/ Promoter- Family Dog
  • Condition details- This poster is an Original First Printing. There are no nicks cuts tears pinholes or restoration of any kind. There is some evidence of  handling in a small area of the bottom right hand corner. 

*****This poster is available for inspection at our gallery by appointment. *****