GARDINI, RENATO ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHIC WRESTLING POSTER (1920'S)

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Regular price $2,500.00

Renato Gardini (10 March 1889 – 29 September 1940) was a Greco-Roman wrestler from Italy. He competed in the 1912 Olympics, but lost in the fourth bout to Anders Ahlgren. After the Olympics he immigrated to the United States, where he competed professionally, and got married in 1922. He spent much time promoting wrestling in South America, where he died in 1940. Offered here is an exceedingly rare, original, lithographic poster of Renato Gardini which dates to the early 1920's.
This is an original lithographic poster of Renato Gardini who is billed as Italy's Most Popular Athlete and Italian Idol. Professionally linen backed. Bold color and print. Bold, clear image. Clean with no staining. Not creased or torn. Some restoration to the edges. 28" x 42." One of the rarest and most beautiful wrestling posters we have offered.

Size: 28 x 42

Condition: excellent