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    Description

    Robert Gibson Jones (American, 20th Century)
    I Remember Lemuria, Amazing Stories cover, March 1945
    Watercolor and gouache on board
    20 x 14-3/4 inches (50.8 x 37.5 cm) (sight)
    Not signed

    This illustration was also published as the cover of The Shaver Mystery by Richard Shaver (Armchair Fiction, 2011) as well as within The Classic Era of American Pulp Magazines (Prion Books, 2000), Art of Imagination: 20th Century Visions of Science Fiction, Horror, and Fantasy (Collectors Press, 2002), and The Art of the Pulps: An Illustrated History (Nighttime Editions, 2017).


    Estimate: $7,000 - $10,000.

    Condition Report*: Framed under glass. Board is hinged to mat along edges. 3 inch visible crease to the board in the lower left quadrant with faint cracking. Scattered surface dust.
    Framed Dimensions 28 X 23 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    October
    4th Monday 10:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    October
    4th Monday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    17 Days 19h 43m 9s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: 64
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 71001-71150) - 11:00 AM Central Time, Monday, October 4, 2021.
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 7 days before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

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    Heritage Auctions
    2801 W. Airport Freeway
    Dallas, TX 75261



    Current Bid:
    $4,000
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