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    HENRIQUE ALVIM CORRÊA (Brazilian, 1876-1910)
    Martian in the Forest, from The War of the Worlds, Belgium edition, 1906
    Pencil, ink, and ink wash on paper laid on cardstock
    11.25 x 10.375 in. (sheet)
    Not signed

    The War of the Worlds Archive

    This illustration is featured in Book I: The Coming of the Martians, Chapter IX: "The Fighting Begins," 1906.

    PROVENANCE:
    By descent through the family of the artist, Brazil;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1990.


    Condition Report*:

    Small notch of paper loss to bottom edge of cardstock mount (no harm to artwork); tiny pinhole in each corner; minor bumps to sheet edges; very faint linear abrasion down the right edge, possibly inherent to paper; otherwise, artwork appears to be in overall good condition. Not framed.

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    May, 2015
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