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    RUDY NAPPI (American b. 1923)
    Sweet Temptation, paperback cover, 1982
    Oil on board
    23 x 34 in.
    Signed lower right
    This illustration appeared on the cover of Caroline Standish's romance novel, Sweet Temptation, Ace, 1982.

    "She will let no man rule her. He will stop at nothing to possess her. And so, from the ashes of deception and defiance, their love was born -- proud and passionate and unrelenting -- sweet temptation."
    A preliminary color sketch and a printer's proof of the cover, each signed by Rudy Nappi, are included in this lot.


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