Description

    GARTH WILLIAMS (American, 1912-1996)
    Bread-and-Butter Indian (Little House series), original cover artwork, 1964
    Watercolor and pencil on paper
    9.5 x 12.5 in. (main image)
    Both signed

    From the Estate of Garth Williams.

    Set of original artwork for the cover design of the book, Bread-and-Butter Indian by Anne Clover, Holt, Rinehart & Winton Publishers, 1964. Lot includes: main watercolor on paper cover illustration and accompanied by a pencil on tracing paper cover drawing.


    Condition Report*:

    Main- retains original matting and is matted to an overall size of 13.5 x 16.5 inches. Cannot be removed from matting otherwise mat would be damaged. No apparent condition issues to image. Pencil on tracing paper laid on light weight vellum: top edge and corners are creased. Bottom left and right corners are slightly creased. Light handling creases on the bottom edge.

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    May, 2014
    7th Wednesday
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