THE OLD HOWARD

Allen, Erma. THE OLD HOWARD. Lithograph. Edition of 12. Signed and titled in pencil. 13 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches,343 x 248 mm., plus margins. Some traces of glue residue in the margins, else in very good condition. The image depicts a stripper at Boston's famous burlesque theater, The Old Howard. The print probably dates from the 1940s; the Old Howard was demolished in the 1960s, as part of the Government Center Urban Renewal Project.