NYPL Exhibitions

Back Scratching at the Algonquin

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Title Back Scratching at the Algonquin
Description John Held, Jr., a Jazz Age cartoonist, was a frequent contributor to The New Yorker and a friend of the editor, Harold Ross. Here he depicts Round Table regulars as the ultimate insiders, so intensely self-involved they might as well be a single person.
Creator John Held, Jr.
Source The Library for the Performing Arts, Billy Rose Theatre Division
Format Photographic reprint of a 1926 woodcut

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Original Format Photographic reprint of a woodcut

Bibliographic Citation

John Held, Jr., “Back Scratching at the Algonquin ,” Lunch Hour NYC, accessed December 13, 2017, http://exhibitions.nypl.org/lunchhour/items/show/559.

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