The Photographs collected by Al Hirschfeld span the years 1924-1990 (bulk 1930s-1970s) and encompass
13.8 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of motion picture photographs employed as research to
create key art such as posters for feature films.
Albert "Al" Hirschfeld was an American caricaturist active from the 1920s through 1990s, best known
for his line drawings of celebrities.
13.8 linear feet of photographs.
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