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    The Nicholas Brothers (1930s). Theater Photos (5) (11" X 14").
    Vintage gelatin silver, double weight, matte photos on cream-toned paper. The Nicholas Brothers, Fayard and Harold, were one of the most popular dance acts of the 1930s and 1940s. Starting out in vaudeville, then the famed Cotton Club, they made their Broadway debut in the Ziegfeld Follies of 1936, and starred in several films of the 1930s and 1940s. Images of these talented dancers are always highly sought after, and these wonderful photographs, from their personal collection, are most likely from their year on Broadway (1936-37). Recto: Two are signed "Lucas Pritchard, N.Y." in the negative, and the other three are signed by another New York photographer. Very Fine.


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