"Caricature for NBC-TV Host Dan Seymour, for September 1951, "We the People""   Lot no. 2346

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By George Wachsteter (1911-2004)

Sept. 1951 (Estimated)
10.50" x 8.00"
Pen and Ink on Illustration Board
Signed Lower Left



Ink on Illustration Board of NBC-TV Host Dan Seymour, for Sept 1951 'We the People,' depicted in front of a mass of faces. Includes original 8.00" x 10.00" glossy press photo of the drawing with snipe from Young & Rubicam.

10.50" x 8.00" image on 15.00" x 11.00" board. The piece is in good condition. 

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From the dawn of TV, from 1937 to 1967, George Wachsteter (1911 - 2004) was a prominent in-demand American illustrator and caricaturist. Next to Al Hirschfeld, Wachsteter was one of the most visible American theatrical caricaturists at the time. He produced theatrical, radio, television and film related images for the 3 major radio and television networks, NBC, CBS and ABC. Wachsteter's humorous and elegant line drawings were seen displayed in almost every American living room through the syndicated TV View guide, and prominently placed in most major newspapers, including the Times, Herald Tribune, New York Journal American, and New York World-Telegram. A gradual loss of his vision ended his career prematurely in the late 1960s.