Lot #2169
Apollo Theater 1950 Handbill Page: Count Basie, Dinah Washington, Ruth Brown, and Pearl Bailey

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Vintage 5.75 x 8.5 dual-sided page removed from a handbill folder promoting concerts at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York, between January 6-27, 1950, with both sides featuring musician images, names, and dates, including: Count Basie and His Band, Joe Williams, The Colts, George Kirby, Dyerettes, Coles & Atkins (January 6); Ruth Brown, 5 Keys (January 13); Dinah Washington (January 20); and Pearl Bailey (January 27). In very good condition, with light creasing, short edge tears, staple holes to the corners, and a trimmed edge.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Marvels of Modern Music
  • Dates: #636 - Ended May 19, 2022