Dec 10, 2019 - Sale 2526

Sale 2526 - Lot 45

Price Realized: $ 1,375
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 1,500
"Funky Monkey." Set design for 1975 Broadway production of The Wiz, directed by Geoffrey Holder at the Majestic Theatre. Carbon paper printed onto larger paper with ink, paint, and additional notations applied. Finished area is 355x430 mm; 14x17 inches, on 18 1/4x24-inch sheet. Signed "Tom John" and dated [19]74 with "The Wiz" and "Funky Monkey" inscriptions in lower right image. Paper wrinkled in margins with some tears. Cornered to board and matted. Accompanied by 6 smaller preliminary working sketches, most of which are on tracing paper.