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1941 Print Canada Lee Bigger Thomas Richard Wright Native Son Play Actor YTA2

1941 Print Canada Lee Bigger Thomas Richard Wright Native Son Play Actor YTA2

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"Native Son"

This is an original 1941 black and white halftone print of a portrait of actor Canada Lee dressed in costume for his role as Bigger Thomas in Orson Welles' 1941 stage production of Richard Wright's, "Native Son".

CONDITION

This 72+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Some heavy surface rub.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7.5 x 9 inches; 19 x 23 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)

Period Paper is pleased to present a collection of prints of theater and movie scenes and articles from early 1940's era Theatre Arts magazine that include illustrations of set designs for Broadway musicals, animation sketches from Walt Disney's "Pinocchio", and portraits of famous actors and actresses such as Bob Hope, James Cagney, and many others! To continue browsing this "star-studded" collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

Photography by Vandamm.

Keywords specific to this image: Theater

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