[Location: New Orleans]: Philippe Halsman, [nd. but ca. 1953]. Original b&w silver print, oblong 27.5 x 32 cm (10.75 x 12.5 inches) with extended right border. Old coffee ring mark in blank right border, a few minor creases, but very good. Item #WRCLIT59938
A fine portrait of the Broadway director, from a sequence of photographs Halsman took for LIFE during the pre- Broadway tryout in New Orleans for KIND SIR by Norman Krasna. Halsman's credit/copyright stamp appears on the verso, along with pencil identification of the subject and the play.