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    AMERICAN ILLUSTRATOR (20th Century)Lust in Paradise, paperback cover, 1961
    Gouache on board
    20 x 13 in.
    Not signed
    This painting was used on the cover of William Vaneer's novel, Lust in Paradise, Beacon Books, 1961, a paperback copy of which is included here.

    "Vicky knew all the tricks of the Hawaiian brothels. Island paradise -- or tourist trap? Blissful isle -- or haven of lechery?"


    Condition Report*: This piece has been framed to an overall size of  32.5 x 24.5 in., and 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.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2008
    15th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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