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    Description

    Henrique Alvim Corrêa (Brazilian, 1876-1910)
    Martians Blast House, from The War of the Worlds, Belgium edition, 1906
    Pencil and ink on paper laid on board
    11-3/8 x 9-1/2 inches (28.9 x 24.1 cm) (sheet)
    Not signed

    From the Gary Munson Collection

    This illustration is featured in Book I: The Coming of the Martians, Chapter VIII: "Friday Night," Belgium edition by H.G. Wells(L'Vandamme, 1906).

    PROVENANCE:
    By descent through the family of the artist, Brazil;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1990;
    The War of the Worlds Archive;
    Private collection, acquired from the above, May 2015.


    More information about Correa, Henrique Alvim.

    Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000.

    Condition Report*: Matted but not framed. Mild foxing throughout the sheet. Extremely minor craquelure in white pigments in upper right quadrant.
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    October
    4th Monday 10:50 am CT
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    (Lots 71001-71150) - 11:00 AM Central Time, Monday, October 4, 2021.
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