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Wanda Gag (American, 1893-1946) Cat Hiding in a Laundry Pile

Auction:
2896B
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2896B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 13, 2016 4:00PM

Description:

Wanda Gag (American, 1893-1946)

Cat Hiding in a Laundry Pile
Signed "WANDA GAG" l.r.
Ink on paper, sight size 5 13/16 x 7 7/16 in. (14.8 x 19.0 cm), in a double-sided frame.
Condition: Tear to l.l. corner, toning, subtle rippling, not examined out of frame.

N.B. The double-sided frame presents a vignette on the reverse of a sleeping cat initialed "WG" which appears on the final page of Wanda Gag's book, Millions of Cats (New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1928).
Estimate $2,500-3,500


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