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    HENRIQUE ALVIM CORRÊA (Brazilian, 1876-1910)
    Martian Handler, from The War of the Worlds, Belgium edition, 1906
    Pencil and ink with white highlights on paper laid on cardstock
    13.25 x 11.875 in. (sheet)
    Not signed

    The War of the Worlds Archive

    This illustration is featured in Book II: The Earth Under the Martians, Chapter II: "What We Saw from the Ruined House," 1906.

    PROVENANCE:
    By descent through the family of the artist, Brazil;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1990.


    Condition Report*: Sheet adhered to paperboard to an overall size of 17 x 13.625 inches, then matted to an overall size of 21.75 x 19.25 inches; light surface dirt and scattered pinpoints of foxing; tiny pinholes in all four corners.
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    Auction Dates
    May, 2015
    14th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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