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RUDY NAPPI (American, b. 1923)
Reefer Girl, paperback cover, 1953
Oil on board
17.5 x 13.5 in.
Signed lower right
This iconic illustration appeared in a slightly different form as the cover to Jane Manning's novel, Reefer Girl, Cameo Books #330, 1953.

"The frank, biting story of a young girl of the slums, and how she was caught in the toils of evil."

From the Estate of Charles Martignette.

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