Description

    EDMUND (EMSH) EMSHWILLER (American, 1925-1990)
    Walk Up the Sky, book cover
    Gouache and ink on board; ink and watercolor on vellum
    12 x 9.75 in.

    From the Jerry Weist Collection.

    This painting was published as the cover for Walk Up the Sky by Robert Moore Williams, Avalon Books, 1962.


    Condition Report*:

    Vellum is partially taped to board with non-archival tape on the top edge; both images are in very good condition; toning around the borders of board; extreme corners of board are slightly creased and frayed; otherwise in good condition; text verso of main piece in fair condition. Board has an overall size of 16.25 x 13.75 inches. Not framed.

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    April, 2013
    11th-12th Thursday-Friday
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