Description

    JAMES AVATI (American, 1912-2005)
    Louisville Saturday, paperback cover, 1958
    Oil on board
    12 x 18 in.
    Signed with a monograph lower left

    This illustration appeared on the cover of Margaret Long's novel, Louisville Saturday, Bantam Books #A1848, 1958.

    "The famous novel of soldiers and lonely women. Love, quick ecstasy and heartbreak -- the whole violent impact of an Army camp on an American town."

    From the Estate of Charles Martignette.


    Condition Report*:

    Unless otherwise noted, this lot is in good condition with only normal wear commensurate with age. The art board has an overall size of 24  x 33 in. Not framed.

    *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. 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. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    17th Tuesday
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