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    LeRoy Neiman (American, 1921-2012)
    Playboy Jazz Festival sketches (seven works), 1959
    Mixed media on paper
    12 x 16 inches (30.5 x 40.6 cm) (sheet, largest)
    Each signed

    These illustrations were created during LeRoy Neiman's time as a columnist for Playboy magazine. The artist's column titled 'Man at Leisure' featured numerous social, musical, and sporting events such as this 1959 Jazz Festival in Chicago. These illustrations feature famed Jazz musicians: Duke Ellington, George Brunis' Dixieland Band, Red Nichols, Jimmy Rushing, and Dizzy Gillespie.


    More information about Neiman, LeRoy.

    Condition Report*: Not framed. Sheets are currently rolled. Condition report available upon request.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2021
    4th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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