"1948 Presentation of Israel's Habima Company of "The Dybbuk" in rep with "D"   Lot no. 2257

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By George Wachsteter (1911-2004)

May 1, 1948 (Estimated)
12.00" x 7.00"
Pen and Ink on Illustration Board
Signed Lower Right

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Drawing by George Wachsteter (1911-2004) for 1948 Broadway presentation by Israel`s Habima Company of `The Dybbuk` in rep with `David`s Crown`, `The Golem` & `Oedipus Rex`. Directed by Eugene Vakhtangov, starring Shimon Finkel, Ahron Meskin and Hana Rovina, the show ran at the Broadway Theatre from 5/1/48 to 6/3/48, for 16 performances (on tour). The illustration was used for the New York Herald Tribune, and a clipping is included. Habima (Hebrew for 'Stage') is the national theatre of Israel.

This piece is on 15.00" x 20.00" illustration board, with an image that measures to 12.00" x 17.00."  Some soiling, editor's notes in margins.

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