Limited edition lithograph, published in 1984, with a creation by famous caricaturist Al Hirschfeld (1903-2003), featuring famous artists (see below) who performed at the Shubert Theater in New York. Only 250 copies were made and numbered, this is copy Nr. 65 and is signed by Hirschfeld on the lower right corner in pencil. Size is 21.5 x 28.2 inches, minor creases and spots, but in overall excellent condition. See scan.
A TOTAL of 24 ARTISTS ARE DEPICTED: Katharine Hepburn, Fred Astaire, Bob Hope, Clark Gable, Jason Robards, Al Jolson, Groucho, Harpo and Chico Marx, Jimmy Durante, Ed Wynn, Carol Channing, Mary Martin, Eddie Cantor, Lillian Gish, Ethel Merman, Rex Harrison, Julie Andrews, Fred Allen, Ethel Waters, Alfred Drake, Helen Hayes, Lynn Fontanne, Alfred Hunt.
Also included is a certificate of authenticity signed by George J. Goodstadt, Inc. Publishers (who Hirschfeld had a long standing relationship with) indicating that this copy (Nr. 65) is authentic, from a total of 250.