Lot 18 of 766:
Art Deco menu for College Inn, Chicago, signed by Jazz band leader  

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Art Deco illustrated menu for College Inn, Chicago, signed by Jazz band leader




ca. 1933-1934


College Inn [Chicago] Supper Menu. 7.5 x 11”, 4pp. With front and rear cover Abstract Illustration by Julio de Diego. Signature on front-cover of actor and orchestra leader Buddy Rogers, (the last husband of Mary Pickford). Undated, but ca. 1933-34, when Rogers’ jazz band was playing at the Inn, one of Chicago’s leading Jazz venues, and Spanish immigrant Diego was doing commercial work in the city, including his famous design of a laundry bag for the Hotel Sherman. Rare.

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