Jan 24, 2013 - Sale 2300

Sale 2300 - Lot 196

Price Realized: $ 8,400
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 6,000 - $ 9,000
AL HIRSCHFELD. Summertime.
Pen and ink drawing on board, showing the principals in the movie: Katharine Hepburn and Rossano Brazzi and showing Darren McGavin. 406x495 mm; 16x19 1/2 inches on larger sheet, signed by Hirschfeld lower right. Titled in Hirschfeld's hand on separate sheet of brown wrapping paper. Glue stains from prior matting in blank margins. Commissioned by United Artists and used wherever the film was shown.

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Both Hepburn and David Lean, the director, received Academy Award nominations for the movie, known as "Summer Madness" in the U.K.