1967-BBC-001-02 Rick Griffin Puff of Kief in The Morning Berkeley Bonaparte Co.
Artist: RICK GRIFFIN (1944-1991) Size: 27 7/8 x 19 3/4 in./70.7 x 50.2 cm The first of the Denver Dogs shows, this is one of the most rare and spectacular rock posters of the era, featuring amazingly detailed illustrations.
Held in Denver, Colorado, the Family Dog produced this two-day concert for Big Brother & the Holding Company (Janis Joplin's first band) and Blue Cheer.
This is known as First Printing B, the larger format pre-concert printing of the image.
Artist: RICK GRIFFIN (1944-1991) Size: 22 1/8 x 27 7/8 in./56 x 70.8 cm Calif.
Litho Held at the Moore Gallery in San Francisco, the Joint Show was a group exhibition featuring all the most notable psychedelic rock artists of the day, including Wes Wilson, Stanley Mouse, Alton Kelley, Victor Moscoso, and Rick Griffin.
Artist: Rick Griffin, American (1944 - 1991) | Title: The Doors in Denver | Medium: Lithograph on Rives, signed and numbered in pencil | Edition: PP 3/5 | Image Size: 30.5 x 20.5 inches | Size: 37.5 in. (95.25 cm x 62.23 cm) View additional info Jaxon, Rick Griffin, and Doyle Phillips Three vintage concert posters including: The Fugs, Ace of Cups, Allmen Joy at the Avalon 1968; Sutter's Mill, Quick Silver Messenger Service and Country Joe and the Fish at the Avalon Ballroom, 1967; and Dance Concert, Flatt and Scruggs at the Avalon Ballroom, 1967; all first printings.
Tom Glass, Rick Griffin, and Paul Fried Blue Cheer, Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band and the Youngbloods at the Avalon Ballroom, 1967; Goldrush, Quicksilver Messenger Service...
Poster FD60 “Mother Load” Artist: Rick Griffin Date: May 5, May 7 1967Venue: Avalon Ballroom San Francisco Size: 14″ x 20″ Condition: NM 2nd printing View additional info Family Dog: The Charlatans, Sparrow, Canned Heat Poster FD56 “Canned Heat” Artist: Rick Griffin, George Hunter, Herb Greene Date: April 7 & 8th 1967 Venue: Avalon Ballroom San Francisco Size: 14″ x 20″ Condition: NM 1st printing View additional info Family Dog: The Charlatans, Sparrow, Canned Heat Poster FD56 2nd “Canned Heat” Artist: Rick Griffin, George Hunter, Herb Greene Date: April 7 & 8th 1967 Venue: Avalon Ballroom San Francisco Size: 14″ x 20″ Condition: NM 2nd printing View additional info GRATEFUL DEAD – AOXOMOXOA – Signed by Rick Griffin Rare “Printers Proof” Original poster for sale signed Rick Griffin Acts: Grateful Dead, Sons of Champlin, Initial Shock Concert venue: Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco CA Poster Artist: Rick Griffin Date of the concert: January 29th 1969 Poster size: 22”x 26” Poster condition: Mint View additional info Artist: RICK GRIFFIN (1944-1991) & IVAN STRAUSS Size: 19 1/4 x 13 in./48.7 x 33.2 cm For their concert at the San Francisco venue The Matrix, Griffin and Strauss give Jefferson Airplane a silver metallic and black design mimicking the vintage stereoscope photos of the turn-of-the-century.
It is interesting to note that "minors [are] welcome." Artist: RICK GRIFFIN (1944-1991) & ALTON KELLEY (1940-2008) Size: 14 x 21 7/8 in./35.5 x 55.5 cm One of three designs in which Griffin collaborated with Kelley, this poster in which one "walks softly and carries a big stick" announces The Moody Blues, Chicago Transit Authority, and Frumious Bandersnatch at the Fillmore West.
Artist: RICK GRIFFIN (1944-1991) Size: 12 3/4 x 21 1/2 in./32.4 x 54.4 cm One of Griffin's most ambitious images, an alien figure emerges from his ship to offer a "pay attention" pill to the viewer.
This is the rare pre-concert printing of the design, featuring the Family Dog logo etched in black instead in the upper left corner.