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Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 1,500
[P&O STEAMSHIP THE S.S. NALDERA / JOINT JAZZ BAND PERFORMANCE]. Painted maquette. 1932.
43 3/4x31 inches, 111x78 3/4 cm. Condition B+: small tears at edges; creases and abrasions at edges and in image. Gouache and ink on paper.
The poster roughly translates as "Wednesday, June 1st and Thursday, June 2nd / UK P&O steamship the SS Naldera's Jazz Band and the National Imperial band joint performance, until 12 o'clock in the Imperial Dance Hall." The SS Naldera was a steam-powered passenger liner owned and operated by the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (P&O) between 1920 and 1938. She began playing the London – Penang – Singapore – Hong Kong – Shanghai – Yokohama route in 1928.