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Price Realized: $5,980 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2421 Lot 529
DESIGNER UNKNOWN [SUTRO BATHS.] 1896.
75x80 1/2 inches, 190 1/2x204 1/2 cm.
Condition B: extensive overpainting and restoration in margins; extensive repaired tears, creases, overpainting and restoration in image. Two-sheets attached.
The Sutro Baths were the brainchild of former San Francisco Mayor and businessman Adolph Sutro. Built near his famous Cliff House, the baths occupied a stunning location overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The Baths' decline began in 1937, when part of the complex was turned into a skating rink. The building burned down in 1966 during demolition. This poster also exists with text that reads "On the Shore of the Pacific Ocean."
Estimate $6,000 - 9,000Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $5,980