Lot 80: GARVIN. (SCHWEIZER FRANZ). Garvin.
February 4, 2017
Chicago, IL, USALive Auction
Description: [Germany], ca. 1939. Bright and attractive montage of images shows Garvin performing feats in his magic show, including the Glass-Lined Trunk illusion, Duck Tub and livestock production, and the Hindu Sand trick. 33 ½ x 46". Minor over-coloring in margins and to closed tears; B+. Bellachini was forced to change his name to Garvin during the reign of the Third Reich. The original Bellachini was Jewish.