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Lejaren Hiller (American, 20th Century) Lot of Approximately Seventy-Seven Illustrations for The Elm-Tree Fairy Book

Auction:
2168
Lot:
204
Sold for:
$6,463$5,500

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Auction:
Sale #2168 - 2168
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2002 7:00PM

Description:

Lejaren Hiller (American, 20th Century)

Lot of Approximately Seventy-Seven Illustrations for The Elm-Tree Fairy Book
Some signed.
Pen and ink on paper, sizes to 15 3/4 x 10 3/4 in. (40.1 x 27.2 cm), unframed.
Condition: Toning, minor soiling, some with damage/losses/tears to margins.

Provenance: Descended through the family of Clifton Johnson.

N.B. The lot is accompanied by a copy of the Little, Brown & Company, Boston, 1908 edition of The Elm-Tree Fairy Book, edited by Clifton Johnson.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Clifton Johnson, Brown & Company, Elm, Ulmaceae