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    Description

    Ernest Chiriacka (American, 1920-2010)
    Dead End, paperback cover, 1959
    Gouache on board
    21 x 14 inches (53.3 x 35.6 cm) (image)
    Initialed lower right

    This illustration was published on the paperback cover Dead End by Ed Lacy (Pyramid Books, 1959).

    A copy of the paperback book Dead End by Ed Lacy accompanies this lot.


    Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500.

    Condition Report*: Not framed. Board is concave. Pinholes along extreme edges. Vestiges of adhesive along the top edge, not extending into the image. Wear throughout, likely due to the production process.
    *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

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    October
    4th Monday 3:50 pm CT
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    4th Monday
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    (Lots 71151-71524) - 4:00 PM Central Time, Monday, October 4, 2021.
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