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    AMERICAN ILLUSTRATOR (20th Century)
    Captain Crossbones, 1958
    Gouache on board
    25 x 18.5 in.
    Not signed
    This swashbuckling scene appeared on the cover of Donald Barr Chidsey's novel, Captain Crossbones, Ace Books, 1958 .

    "The pirate from Philadelphia and the wench from Gallow's End -- a swashbuckling novel of the Spanish Main."

    A copy of the paperback is included in this lot.


    Condition Report*: This piece has an overall size of 0f 28.5" x 20", and aside from some edge and corner wear, the art is in Excellent condition.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    5th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 14
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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