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    Charles Gates Sheldon (1889-1960) Original Illustration (c.1922).
    Broadway musical performer, Mary Lewis, most likely during her appearances with the Ziegfeld Follies. Probably published as a full page interior illustration in a theatrical or entertainment magazine of the period.
    Charcoal on board, image size approximately 26 x 20. Signed lower right.
    There is a puncture hole (1 1/2 x 1/2) in the upper image area, near the subject's right arm.

    keywords: illustrator, drawing, showgirl, Broadway, dancer, theatre


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2005
    4th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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