"Pinter's "The Room" & "A Slight Ache""   Lot no. 2376

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By George Wachsteter (1911-2004)

Dec. 9, 1964 (Estimated)
12.50" x 11.50"
Pen and Ink on Illustration Board
Signed Lower Right



Caricature by George Wachsteter (1911-2004) of the combined cast of the 1964-65 Off-Broadway double-billed productions of Pinter`s `The Room` & `A Slight Ache`, under the umbrella of `The New Pinter Plays`. Directed by Word Baker, both one-acts starred Frances Sternhagen who played opposite Henderson Forsythe in `Ache` and Clarence Felder in `Room`. Ran at the Writers Stage Theatre, NYC, from 12/9/64 to 10/3/65 for 342 performances. Sternhagen won the Distinguisehd Performance Obie for this show. Probably for the New York Journal-American. 

On 20.00" x 15.00" illustration board, with the drawing measuring to 12.50" x 11.50." Minor edge soiling.

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