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    GARTH WILLIAMS (American, 1912-1996)
    The Adventures of Benjamin Pink, original cover art and page 150 illustration, 1951
    Pencil on tracing paper
    8 x 5.5 in. (main sheet)
    All signed

    From the Estate of Garth Williams.

    Set of original artwork for the jacket design of the book including: three pencil on tracing paper cover designs and page 150 pencil on tracing paper design (and doubled as back cover).


    Condition Report*: Page 150: Handling creases throughout. loss to the upper right corner. Minor loss to the lower right corner. Linear accretion on the top edge. Light accretion on the lower right edge. Pin-point accretion on girl nunny's center. Minor tear on the center left edge. Pencil on tracing paper designs: overall discoloration to each and light toning on the border edges. Light handling creases throughout. Scattered minor tears on the extreme edges. Not framed.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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