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    Charlie Parker/Miles Davis Paris International Jazz Festival Poster (1949). Very Rare. Colorful oversized boxing style poster printed on paper for a series of jazz performances from 8-15 May at Salle Pleyel, Paris, France. The poster lists a spectacular lineup of jazz acts including Charlie Parker Quintet, Miles Davis, Sidney Bechet, Pete Johnson, Jimmy McPartland, and many more. The poster is mounted on linen. Printed by "Aussel, Paris". Poster measures approximately 39.25" x 62.5". Rolled. In Very Good Plus condition with minor nicks and wear to edges, general toning.

    This was the second, post-war jazz festival in Paris, with a mixture of top US and European performers. Miles Davis' performance in a quartet with Tadd Dameron at the festival was later released as a live album.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2019
    16th-17th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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