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    LOU MARCHETTI (American, 1920-1992)
    The Joy Wheel, paperback cover, 1954
    Oil on board
    27 x 22 in.
    Signed lower right
    This illustration appeared on the cover of Paul W. Fairman's novel, The Joy Wheel, Lion Books #190, 1954.

    "Out of the teeming web of Chicago's slovenly West Side comes this thundering novel of Eddie Kiley's bitter struggle against the forces of greed and dissolution and murder."

    From the Estate of Charles Martignette.


    Condition Report*: Unless otherwise noted this lot is in good condition with only normal wear commensurate with age. Not examined outside of frame.
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    Auction Dates
    February, 2010
    18th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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