La Favorita Circus Girl

She was La favorita, the Circus Girl, darling of the big top, the main attraction.

SOLD ( at Visions Artists Studio Tour)

circus collage

The ephemera: Vintage Sheet Music; natural history illustration of elephant; muybridge’s man with a hat; vintage stamp.

Size: 7 inches square on wooden block.


10 thoughts on “La Favorita Circus Girl

  1. So beautiful. Reminds me of a sentimental movie “Water for Elephants.” A newly purchased elephant named Rosie to perform at a circus. Handlers couldn’t train her so they beat her but one Polish guy, Jacob noticed Rosie understanding Polish commands. After that the circus enjoyed a period of success. No more beatings.

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