TO THE LADIES Long Daybill Movie poster 1923 JOHN RICHARDSON signature


Original Australian hand litho long daybill approximately 15" x 40" , folded as issued, fair condition, the poster was found under floor coverings and there are indentations and edge tears, tears through the image area have been repaired with archival tape on the back, screening details added to the top border, two large circular areas of paper loss through the titles just to the right of Edward Everett Horton's head (see enlarged photo).
Artwork by The Richardson Studio signed by John Richardson. NOTE: John Richardson signed a very small number of Richardson Studio daybills in 1923/4 and these daybills are incredibly scarce. 
"Long" daybills were produced in Australia until 1941 when they were replaced by the more familiar smaller format.


To the Ladies (1923)

Directed by James Cruze.

With Theodore Roberts, Edward Everett Horton, Louise Dresser

To the Ladies is a silent film produced by Famous Players-Lasky and released by Paramount Pictures. It is based on a 1922 Broadway play, To the Ladies, by George S. Kaufman and Marc Connelly.
The film was directed by James Cruze and starred Edward Everett Horton, Theodore Roberts and Louise Dresser. Also in a bit part is young Mary Astor.