A poster design for The Bowery, signed by the film's director and stars
20th Century, 1933. Ink and watercolor on paper, signed by the artist (Howard Wookey). An original poster design, featuring four vignettes from the film as well as its major credits. Raoul Walsh, Wallace Beery, George Raft, Jackie Cooper, Fay Wray, and George Walsh have all signed above their names. The Bowery depicted life in its namesake neighborhood at the turn of the century and featured Beery as a tavern owner, Jackie Coogan as a street kid, and George Raft as Steve Brodie, the first man to jump off the Brooklyn Bridge and live.
12 1/4 x 17 in.