"Sam Jaffe and Ruth Ford in the Broadway Drama, "This Time Tomorrow""   Lot no. 2353

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By George Wachsteter (1911-2004)

Nov. 1947 (Estimated)
5.00" x 5.00"
Pen and Ink on Illustration Board
Signed Upper Left



Drawing by George Wachsteter (1911-2004), of Sam Jaffe & Ruth Ford in the Broadway drama `This Time Tomorrow` at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre, Nov, 1947. On 11" x 8" illustration board, matted, with clipping from the New York Journal American. 5" x 5" image. Fine 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.