"Broadway Drama, "Two for the Seesaw""   Lot no. 2220

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By George Wachsteter (1911-2004)

Jan. 26, 1958 (Estimated)
13.00" x 16.00"
Pen and Ink on Illustration Board
Signed Lower Left



Caricature by George Wachsteter (1911-2004) for Broadway drama `Two for the Seesaw`, starring Henry Fonda as disillusioned Nebraska lawyer Jerry Ryan & Anne Bancroft, making her Broadway debut as lovelorn, Bronx-accented Gittel Mosca, which also garnered her a Tony for Best Actress. Directed by Arthur Penn, designed by George Jenkins & Virginia Volland, the production ran 1/26/58 - 10/31/59, for 750 performances at the Booth Theatre. The illustration was used for the New York Journal-American.

This piece is on 15.00" x 20.00" illustration board, with an image that measures to 13.00" x 16.00." Fine condition, edge stain. 

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