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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.

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    July, 2013
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