Robert Benney original drawings 1926-1947

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Robert Benney original drawings, 1926-1947

Robert Benney original drawings 1926-1947

The Robert Benney drawings are black and white sketches in pencil and ink primarily of actors and actresses in costume for New York City theater productions. The drawings also include sketches of entire scenes and portraits of musicians, radio personalities, comedians, dancers and film stars. There are some photocopies in the collection; most duplicate the Library's holdings of originals.

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