DescriptionGEORGE BREHM (1878-1966)
Original Magazine Story Illustration
The Saturday Evening Post, November 12, 1938
Caption: "Pungent clapped his hand against an ebony forehead. 'Do you mean to stand there an' tell me you has lost my ring?'"
Graphite pencil on paper
12in. x 16in. (sight size)
Signed lower left: G. Brehm
Provenance: Morris Weiss collection
George Brehm excelled at illustrating stories about children. He studied art with John Twachtman, George Bridgman, and Frank DuMond at the Art Students League in New York. Two examples of the printed illustration are included in this lot.
Keywords: pencil, drawing, magazine, illustration, African, American, black Americana, portrait, humor
Estimate: $500 - $750.
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