Description

    HOWARD CHANDLER CHRISTY (American, 1872-1952)
    A Modern-Day Motoring Couple, Motor Magazine cover, 1912
    Watercolor and gouache on board
    36 x 29 in.
    Signed lower left
    This piece was reproduced on page 98 of Famous American Illustrators by Arpi Ermoyan, Chartwell Books, 2002 and on page 15 of Gil Elvgren All His Glamorous American Pin-Ups by Charles G. Martignette and Louis K. Meisel, Taschen Books, 1996.

    PROVENANCE:
    Ex-Collection of the Art Couple, Beverly and Roy Sacs, Long Island, New York

    From the Estate of Charles Martignette


    Condition Report*:

    This piece is framed to an overall size of 43 x 36.5 in. Unless otherwise noted, this lot is in good condition with only normal wear commensurate with age.  

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2009
    27th Tuesday
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