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    PAUL RADER (American, b. 1906)
    Teacher's Pet, paperback cover, 1963
    Watercolor on board
    16.25 x 9.5 in.
    Initialed lower left
    This illustration, a noteworthy and highly desired Rader image among paperback collectors, appeared on the cover of Mark Clements' novel, Teacher's Pet, Midwood Books #F333, 1963. This painting was also reproduced as figures 49-50 in The Great American Pin-Up by Charles G. Martignette and Louis K. Meisel, Taschen, 1996.

    "Judy stayed after class for special tutoring -- and earned her diploma the easy way."


    From the Estate of Charles Martignette.


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    Unless otherwise noted this lot is in good condition with only normal wear commensurate with age. Not examined outside of frame. 21 x 17 in.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2010
    18th Thursday
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