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January 25, 2019 10:00 AMCalender

Ludwig Bemelmans (American, 1898-1962) Shark Attack

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3203BLocation: BostonDate / Time: January 25, 2019 10:00AM


Ludwig Bemelmans (American, 1898-1962)

Shark Attack
Stamped signature "L. Bemelmans" l.r.
Watercolor and ink on paper, 13 1/8 x 16 1/2 in. (33.3 x 41.9 cm),framed.
Condition: Possibly trimmed along right edge, hinged to window mat with brown tape along upper edge on the reverse (partially detached),toning, mat burn, adhesive residue along upper edge, soiling/staining l.l.

N.B. This work is possibly an illustration for Bemelmans's book Marina, first published in 1962.
Estimate $600-800

No additional condition issues to report.

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Ludwig Bemelmans