Description

    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.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    5th Thursday
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