Description

    MORT KÜNSTLER (American, b. 1931)
    The Spy Ring of French Penal Girls, Men interior story illustration, May 1959
    Gouache and tempera on board
    17.5 x 16 in.
    Signed lower left

    This painting was also printed in True Action magazine, circa October 1960, pp 20-21 as an illustration for the story "The French Hostesses Who Gave a Wehrmacht Regiment the Kiss of Death," by Howard Booth.


    Condition Report*:

    Surface grime on the border edges; frayed corners. Image is in good condition. Not framed. Overall size of 20 x 17.25 inches.

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    March, 2012
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