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    ROY G. KRENKEL (American, 1918-1983)
    The Road of Azrael, book cover, 1979
    Watercolor and gouache on board
    19.25 x 15.25 in. (image)
    Not signed

    From the Frank Collection.

    The Road of Azrael is a collection of historical short stories by Robert E. Howard. This painting was used as the cover of the first publishing in 1979 by Donald M. Grant, Publisher, Inc. in an edition of 2,150 copies, of which, 300 were boxed and signed by the artist.

    EXHIBITED:
    The University of Maryland, College of Arts and Humanities: The Art Gallery, College Park, Maryland (label verso).


    Condition Report*:

    No apparent condition issues. Not examined outside of frame. Framed under plexiglass to an overall size of 25 x 21 inches.

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    October, 2013
    26th Saturday
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