"Johnny Carson for His Debut Appearance on "The Tonight Show""   Lot no. 2226

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By George Wachsteter (1911-2004)

Sept. 30 1962 (Estimated)
14.00" x 9.50"
Pen and Ink on Illustration Board
Signed Center Right



Caricature by George Wachsteter (1911-2004) of Johhny Carson on `The Tonight Show`, for the June 2, 1963 cover of the New York Journal-American TView Section. On 20" x 15" illustration board with in watercolor on newsprint overlay. Includes orignal copiesof the magazine and preliminary sketches on onionskin. Carson first appeared on the Tonight show on Jan 8, 1963. 14" x 9 1/2" image. Overlay wrinkled, tear into image upper right.

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