Description

    Martha Sawyers (1902-1988) Original Magazine Story Illustration (1940).
    Collier's December 28, 1940, for Compliments of R. Smith by Eustace Cockrell. Caption: "'He won de second at Sunnyside Downs,' Refugee said. 'Merry Christmas, Mr. Willie!'"
    Pastel on board, framed (29 x 38), sight size approximately 20.5 x 29.5. Signed lower right.
    A complete issue of the magazine is included.

    keywords: illustrator, drawing, equestrian, horse racing, African American, Americana


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    March, 2005
    4th Friday
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