Oct 07, 2004 - Sale 2015

Sale 2015 - Lot 126

Price Realized: $ 8,625
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
O Captain.
Pen and ink drawing on board, 17x25 inches oblong. Signed "Hirschfeld Philadelphia" lower right.
Inscribed by Hirschfeld in lower margin, "Captain Henry St. James, skipper of the aptly named S.S. Paradise, ferries his ship across the English Channel spilling his personality en route from OOH, La, La! to domesticity - a Spanish 'homme fatale' extreme right Abbe Lane, Tony Randall, Jacquelyn McKeever, Paul Valentine."
published in the new york times february 2, 1958.