O'Brien, Pat. (1899–1983)
"Having Wonderful Crime" – Signed Promotional Photograph
Signed RKO promotional photograph of the American actor in the 1945 screwball comedy Having Wonderful Crime. O'Brien, who was known throughout his career as "Hollywood's Irishman in Residence," has signed in blue ballpoint. Somewhat irregularly trimmed, else in fine condition. Approx. 10 x 8 inches (25.4 x 20.3 cm.).
From the library of Paul McMahon, a critic, photographer and artist who worked for more than 13 years touring with Marlene Dietrich as the icon’s stage manager, announcer, dresser, secretary and escort, and later spent 25 years as an arts and entertainment reviewer and photographer with Gay Community News, Esplanade, Tommy’s Connection, The Mirror, Bay Windows and other publications.
Performing Arts & Media