"Caricatures of Four Broadway Male Stars, Sept. 1946 (4)"   Lot no. 2363

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By George Wachsteter (1911-2004)

Sept. 2, 1946 (Estimated)
8.50" x 5.00"
Pen and Ink on Illustration Board
Signed Lower Right



Caricatures by George Wachsteter (1911-2004) of four Broadway male stars, Sept 1946, including Lew Parker, Richard Tauber, Quentin Reynolds & Bert Lytell. As they appeared in `A Flag is Born` (Reynolds), `The Magnificent Heel` (Lytell), `The Front Page` (revival with Parker) & `Yours Is My Heart` (Tauber). The focus of the illustration is that these plays all opened the first week of Sept, 1946, with `Heel` debuting Sept 2 (and closing Sept 14) and the others opening on Sept 5. Each on 7 1/2" x 10" illustration board, for the New York Journal American, clippings included. 8 1/2" x 5" image each. Minor soiling, editors markings, white corrections by GW

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