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    GARTH WILLIAMS (American, 1912-1996)
    Little House on the Prairie, China Woman, page 115 illustration, 1953
    Pencil on tracing paper
    9 x 6 in.
    Signed lower left

    "As soon as it was done, Ma set in the middle of the mantel-shelf the little china woman she had brought from the Big Woods...Then Pa and Ma and Mary and Laura stood and admired that fireplace. Only Carrie did not care about it. She pointed at the little china woman and yelled when Mary and Laura told her that no one but Ma could touch it."

    From the Estate of Garth Williams.


    Condition Report*: Slight smudging along bottom edge; otherwise in very good condition. Not framed.
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    February, 2011
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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