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At the AGO, from Paris to the Psychedelic Sixties

Century-old lithographs from Toulouse-Lautrec are combined with vintage psychedelia at the Art Gallery of Ontario

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Joan Baez and Bob Dylan 1965 East Coast tour poster by artist Eric Von Schmidt. Part of a collection of rare and valuable posters gifted to the AGO, photographed on February 18, 2011.

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Poster for the 1969 Toronto Rock and Roll Revival concert at Varsity Stadium. Part of a collection of rare and valuable posters gifted to the AGO, photographed on February 18, 2011.

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Poster for the Jimi Hendrix Experience at the Fillmore East, New York City, May 10, 1968 by artist David Byrd. Part of a collection of rare and valuable posters gifted to the AGO, photographed on February 18, 2011.

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Poster for the Jimi Hendrix Experience at Toronto's CNE February 24, 1968 by artist Gary Grimshaw. Part of a collection of rare and valuable posters gifted to the AGO, photographed on February 18, 2011.

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Poster for a Doors show at San Francisco's legendary Fillmore Auditorium January 6-8, 1967 by artist Wes Wilson. Part of a collection of rare and valuable posters gifted to the AGO, photographed on February 18, 2011.

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'Jane Avril' by artist Toulouse-Lautrec. Part of a collection of rare and valuable posters gifted to the AGO, photographed on February 18, 2011.

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'Le Jockey' by artist Toulouse-Lautrec. Part of a collection of rare and valuable posters gifted to the AGO, photographed on February 18, 2011.

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A red velvet embroidered vest by designer January Jansen and worn by singer Jim Morrison, 1968. Part of a collection of rare and valuable posters gifted to the AGO, photographed on February 18, 2011.

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Hand-written lyrics to the Doors song 'Strange Days' by Jim Morrison. Part of a collection of rare and valuable posters gifted to the AGO, photographed on February 18, 2011.

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Hand-written lyrics to the Doors song 'When The Music's Over' by Jim Morrison. Part of a collection of rare and valuable posters gifted to the AGO, photographed on February 18, 2011.

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