DAVID BELASCO - AUTOGRAPH SENTIMENT SIGNED 02/22/1906 - HFSID 317276
DAVID BELASCO Signed sentiment of the New York impresario Autograph Sentiment signed: "Faithfully/David Belasco/Feb. 22nd.1906", 3x1¾. David Belasco (1853-1931), whose
Sale Price $126.00
Signed sentiment of the New York impresario
Autograph Sentiment signed: "Faithfully/David Belasco/Feb. 22nd.1906", 3x1¾. David Belasco (1853-1931), whose black apparel earned him the nickname "the Bishop of Broadway," was a dominant figure in New York theater for nearly half a century. He wrote, directed or produced over 100 Broadway plays, more than forty of which were made into movies. His famous works included The Heart of Maryland, Girl of the Golden West and DuBarry. Belasco, who built and managed several theaters, was also known for his trend setting realistic stage sets and innovative lighting techniques. Belasco also influenced Hollywood, mentoring Cecil B. DeMille and giving Mary Pickford her screen name. Toned. Adhesive residue on verso (no show through). Otherwise, fine condition.
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