1944 Print Embezzled Heaven Broadway Ethel Barrymore Albert Basserman Pope YTA2


"Embezzled Heaven"

This is an original 1944 black and white halftone print of actress Ethel Barrymore dressed in costume for her role as Teta and actor Albert Basserman in his role as The Pope of the Roman Catholic Church in a scene from the 1944 Broadway musical drama entitled, "Embezzled Heaven", that was based on the novel by Franz Werfel.


This 69+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7.5 x 9.5 inches; 19 x 24 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, Stage, Religious, Christian