Description

    Raeburn Van Buren (1891-1987) Original Illustration (c.1930).
    Titled: Just the Thing! Caption (in part): "It's not the design, nor the material in the gown, as much as the grace and charm of the model that sells..." Title and caption are faintly visible at the bottom of the art. Published as a nationally syndicated newspaper-section cover or interior illustration.
    Charcoal board, image size approximately 24 x 20. Signed lower left.
    There is some browning and foxing throughout the image area.

    keywords: illustrator, drawing, glamour, fashion, humor, art deco


    Estimate: $875 - up.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2005
    4th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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