This is an original 1938 lithograph of a drawing by Henry Major, with a caption by humorist "Bugs" Baer, of film actor George O'Brien (1899 - 1985).
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!
This 73+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage. There is a very small blemish in the bottom left corner and one in the center left of the print which are not visible in our digital image.
This piece was illustrated by Major, Henry. Artist signature in print - bottom center of image.
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Type: Original Lithograph