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New Yorker Cartoon, George Price (1901-1995) Original Artwork, 1970

Auction:
2658B
Lot:
427
Sold for:
$660$550

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2658B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 01, 2013 11:00AM

Description:

New Yorker Cartoon, George Price (1901-1995) Original Artwork, 1970. Farewell, brave lover! Come back either with your shield or upon it!
Pen and ink drawing with light blue washes on paper, pencil erasures and touch up in white, signed, camera-ready art, matted, depicting a frumpy woman bidding her Walter Mitty-ish husband a good day at work, with stamps, notes, and instructions to the printer on the verso, 14 1/2 x 22 1/4 in.
Estimate $600-800

Taped to mat on the verso with non-archival masking tape.


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