Description

    HENRIQUE ALVIM CORRÊA (Brazilian, 1876-1910)
    Martian Viewing Carnage, from The War of the Worlds, Belgium edition, 1906
    Pencil and ink on paper laid on cardstock
    8.5 x 12.125 in. (sheet)
    Not signed

    The War of the Worlds Archive

    This illustration is featured in Book I: The Coming of the Martians, Chapter VII: "How I Reached Home," 1906.

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


    Condition Report*:

    Very slight paper discoloration with light foxing; tiny pinhole at each corner; small abrasion at upper center; otherwise, no visible condition issues. Matted to an overall size of 18 x 21-1/2 inches. Not framed.

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    May, 2015
    14th Thursday
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