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    Cecil B. DeMille Signed Sketch from the Brown Derby. An 11" x 14" caricature sketch of the legendary director by Frank "Pancho" Willmarth, inscribed "To Bob Cobb -- Greetings" and signed by DeMille in black ink. (Bob Cobb was co-owner of the restaurant and creator of the well-known Cobb Salad.) This was one of many celebrity caricatures that decorated the walls of the legendary Brown Derby restaurant in Los Angeles for decades. This particular sketch is signed "Pancho" and dated 1941. In Very Fine to Excellent condition with some mild toning. Accompanied by James Spence Authentication auction LOA.


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    February, 2009
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
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