"Lowell Thomas & Morgan Beatty"   Lot no. 2448

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By George Wachsteter (1911-2004)

Aug. 6, 1950 an (Estimated)
10.00" x 8.00"
Ink on Board, Oil on Canvas, Pencil on Onionskin
Signed Lower Right on Onionskin

PEN & iNK / OIL PORTRAITS - Caricatures by George Wachsteter (1911-2004) of CBS News Broadcaster/Journalist Lowell Thomas & NBC Radio Broadcaster/Journalist Morgan Beatty, including ink on illustration board, oil on canvas board & pencil sketch on onionskin. The ink drawings appeared in the Sunday, August 6, 1950 New York Times, depicitng these men as the voices of the Korean War. Color portrait of Thomas is circa 1940-41 when Thomas was hosting his daily newscasts over NBC Radio in addition to serving as voiceover narrator of Fox Movietone newsreels. Clipping included. 8" x 10" Good condition. 

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