"Caricature for "Don McNeill's Breakfast Club""   Lot no. 2267

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By George Wachsteter (1911-2004)

1950 (Estimated)
11.00" x 7.00"
Pen and Ink on Illustration Board
Signed Upper Right



Ink on Illustration Board for `Don McNeill`s Breakfast Club`, depicting Johnny Desmond and Patsy Lee as `The Songbirds of the South`, superimposed over sheet music with lyrics `Good Morning to You` and a crowing rooster in corner, having pale blue background. Probably either for 1950-51 ABC series, `TV Club`, a primetime TV version of McNeill`s morning radio show, or for the 1954-55 daytime TV version of `The Breakfast Club`, a video simulcast of McNeill`s radio favorite. Cover art for the Sunday TView Section of The New York Journal American, roughly 11" x 7" image on 15" x 11" board, good condition. Includes 8x10 glossy press photo of the drawing with original Young & Rubicam snipe.

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