Description

    AMERICAN ARTIST (20th Century)
    Festival of Darkness, paperback cover, 1963
    Gouache on board
    20 x 15 in.
    Not signed
    This illustration appeared on the cover of Marie Garratt's gothic romance novel, Festival of Darkness, Ace Books #G-583, 1963.

    "Derrin Peters met the darkly handsome and aristocratic Don Miguel in exotic Pasco, high in the mysterious Andes. In a time of peril. Derrin found herself involved in a bizarre clandestine venture in which her newfound love would be tested to the utmost."


    Estimate: $600 - $800.

    Condition Report*:

    Aside from some edge and corner wear, and a piece of tape with production notes in the lower left, this lot is in good condition with normal wear commensurate with age.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2009
    12th-13th Thursday-Friday
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