The Work of Al Hirschfeld – Auction, September 22, 2005

Swann Galleries is having an auction of Al Hirschfeld drawings … exhibition starting tomorrow, September 17, 2005 …

The September 22 auction of The Work of Al Hirschfeld offers some 200 lots. Among the approximately 25 original drawings are portraits of Bob Hope, George Burns, Pearl Bailey, Alistair Cooke, Paul Muni, and Henry Fonda. There are also drawings for the New York Times of Desperate Hours, a 1955 play that featured a young Paul Newman; Awake & Sing, which starred John Garfield; and prints of more contemporary subjects such as the cast of Seinfeld.

Date: September 22, 2005, 2:30 pm
Exhibition: Saturday, September 17, 10-4; Monday, September 19 through Wednesday, September 21, 10-6; and Thursday, September 22, 10-noon
104 East 25th Street, between Park Avenue South and Lexington Avenue, 212-254-4710
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