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    James Allen St. John (American, 1872-1957)
    The Chessmen of Mars book dust jacket, 1922
    Oil on board
    33 x 23.25 in.
    Signed lower right

    From the Glynn and Suzanne Crain Collection

    This illustration was published as the book dust jacket of The Chessmen of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs (A.C. McClurg & Co., 1922).




    Condition Report*: Minor surface dirt; an approx. 5 inch barely noticeable faint vertical crack in board at left bottom edge with a few tiny specks of loss; under UV light, there appears to be no inpaint.
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    Auction Dates
    October, 2019
    15th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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