"Leo G. Carroll and company for "You Never Can Tell" (3)"   Lot no. 2310

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By George Wachsteter (1911-2004)

Feb. 12, 1948 (Estimated)
8.00" x 6.00" & 9.00" x 14.00"
Pen & Ink on Illustration Board
Lower Right on one

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Caricatures by George Wachsteter 1911-2004) of Leo G. Carroll & company for 1948 Broadway revival of George Bernard Shaw`s `You Never Can Tell`, a romantic comedy of manners set in the 1890`s. Carroll as Walter the sagacious waiter is joined (l to r) by Patrick Kirkland as Dolly Clandon; Frieda Inescort as Mrs. Lanfrey Clandon; Nigel Stock as Dolly`s twin, Philip Clandon; Tom Helmore as Dr. Valentine and Faith Brook in the female lead as Gloria Clandon, a strong-minded suffragate. Ran 2/12-4/17/48 at the Colonial & MArtin Beck Theatres for 39 toatl performances. On 10" x 7 1/2" to 10"x 15" illustration board, for various New York newspapers, includes clipping. 8" x 6" & 9" x 14" images. Minor soiling.

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