Artist: Albert Hirschfeld
Title: Hirschfeld Folio
Medium: Lithograph, signed on Folio Cover
Paper Size: 14 x 11 inches
Price: On Request
Description: Ten loose plates in chemise. New York: Playbill. Consists of ten loose 11 x 14 reprrodutions of drawings by Al Hirschfeld which were his first for Playbill Magazine. The ten images in the folio are: Carol Channing as Lady MacBeth, Zero Mostel as Peter Pan, Ethel Merman and Ernest Borgnine in Private Lives, Bert Lahr as King Lear, Bea Lillie as Ophelia, Jimmy Durante as Professor Higgins, Sammy Davis and Robert Preston as the Dromio Twins in Boys from Syracuse, Barry Goldwater and Lyndon Johnson in Waiting for Godot, Sir John Gielgud in Tobacco Road and David Merrick as Santa Claus.
Note: We have an incomplete folio, we are missing Zero Mostel as Peter Pan.