"1945 Broadway Musical, "Up in Central Park""   Lot no. 2256

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By George Wachsteter (1911-2004)

Jan. 27, 1945 (Estimated)
12.50" x 11.00"
Pen & Ink, Pasted on Sheet Music on Board
Signed Lower Right



Caricature by George Wachsteter (1911-2004) for 1945 Broadway Musical `Up in Central Park`, starring Noah Beery, Sr. as Boss Tweed. Ran Jan 27, 1945 -Apr 13, 1946 for 504 performances, at the New Century and Broadway Theatres, directed by John Kennedy, with book by sister-brother team Dorothy and Herbert Fields, music by Sig Romberg, lyrics by Dorothy Fields, scenery by Howard Bay & costumes by Grace Houston.

The piece is on 15.50" x 20.00" illustration board with an image that measures to 12.50" x 11.00." The illustration is pasted on sheet music background, blue indicating halftone. Includes clipping. Minor soiling, glue stains. 

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