May 07, 2020 - Sale 2534

Sale 2534 - Lot 254

Price Realized: $ 2,125
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Estimate: $ 300 - $ 400
(ENTERTAINMENT--THEATER.) Playbill for a performance of Othello signed by its star, Paul Robeson. 32 pages. 4to, original illustrated wrappers, minor wear; minimal wear to contents; signed "Kindest wishes, Paul Robeson" on front wrapper. [New York], 13 February 1944

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Robeson's groundbreaking portrayal of Othello opened at Broadway's Sam S. Shubert Theatre in October 1943, and continued for 280 performances.