1938 Fernand Gravet Gravey Actor Henry Major Lithograph - ORIGINAL HOL1

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"Fernand Gravet (Gravey)."

This is an original 1938 lithograph of a drawing by Henry Major, with a caption by humorist "Bugs" Baer, of film actor Fernand Gravet also known as Fernand Gravey (1904 - 1970).

Period Paper is pleased to offer a delightful collection of lithographed caricatures of Hollywood celebrities of the 1930's. Each drawing by artist Henry Major is accompanied by a caption by humorist Arthur "Bugs" Baer. These are two-sided lithographs and we have chosen one side which is shown here. These are lithographs, not halftone prints. Published in 1938, this collection is from a limited edition of 800 copies. This collection will be of great interest to collectors of Hollywood movie memorabilia!

CONDITION

This 73+ year old Item is rated Very Fine / Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage. There are some light foxing marks on the left center which are not visible in our digital image.

  • Product Type: Original Lithograph; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine / Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8.5 x 11 inches; 22 x 28 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by Major, Henry. Artist signature in print - bottom center of image.

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