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    GARTH WILLIAMS (American, 1912-1996)
    The Rabbits' Wedding, What is Your Wish?, page 18 and 19 illustrations, 1958
    Ink wash, pencil, and charcoal on board
    15 x 22 in.
    Signed lower right

    From the Estate of Garth Williams.

    "'What's the matter?' asked the little white rabbit. 'I'm just thinking,' replied the little black rabbit. 'What are you always thinking about?' asked the little white rabbit. 'I'm just thinking about my wish,' replied the little black rabbit. 'What is your wish?' asked the little white rabbit. 'I just wish that I could be with you forever and always,' replied the little black rabbit."


    Condition Report*:

    Two ink transparency overlays of the background image accompany this lot. Slightly creased upper left and right and lower right corners; moderate crease and fraying to lower left corner; small accretion in upper left corner; minor smudging to border areas; otherwise in good condition.

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