Albert Hirschfeld on Sale Now at Auction
Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Description: HIRSCHFELD, Albert (American, 1903-2003): Uncle Sam, Lithograph, sight size 17.5" x 21", pencil signed lower right, numbered 10/125 lower left, framed, 22.25" x 25.75". "Albert Hirschfeld became famous for his personality caricatures of theater people, pen and ink work he did in his position as Theatre Caricaturist for The New York Times. He earned 23 awards including in 1984 a special Tony Award, which was a sign that the theater world welcomed him as one of their own. His work also appeared in other newspapers and books, and in 1996, a film documentary of his life titled The Line King, was nominated for an Academy Award. That same year Hirschfeld was named one of six New York City Landmarks by the New York Landmarks Conservancy." Excerpt from ASKART Dec 1, 201View additional info
Estimate: $400 - $600
Description: HIRSCHFELD, Albert (American, 1903-2003): 1) Artist Painting Seats in a Theater, Lithograph, 24" x 18", pencil signed lower right, numbered 49 of 190 lower left, blind stamp from printer lower left corner, custom framing, 32.5" x 26.5"; 2) Poster for the Line King, sight size 39.5" x 26.5", custom frame, 42.5" x 29.5". Frame shows minor wear, sold as is.
Condition Report: 2) Frame shows minor wear, sold as is.View additional info