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    GARTH WILLIAMS (American, 1912-1996)
    The Family Under the Bridge, the complete collection of illustrations for the book, 1968
    Pencil and watercolor on board
    15 x 11 in. (main)
    Each signed

    From the Estate of Garth Williams.

    Set of original artwork for the book including: main pencil and watercolor artwork and appliqués with text on board design for the jacket design, title page artwork and nine interior illustrations.


    Condition Report*:

    A very sweet collection of illustrations in good condition overall. Text on board design for the cover- two of the appliqués have been removed (and are not included with the lot), another has come loose, light surface grime on the board, extreme corners are slightly frayed. Title page- scattered areas of adhesive residue on the top and bottom edges, extreme corners are slightly creased and frayed, light discoloration through the middle of the image where the two boards have been mended together. Illustrations- light surface grime on the border edges, extreme corners are slightly creased and frayed. Main work- extreme corners are lightly frayed. Lot is not framed. One illustration has been matted to an overall size of 20 x 15 inches.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2013
    11th-12th Thursday-Friday
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