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    Lee Brown Coye (American, 1907-1981)
    Legend of Sleepy Hollow, 1944
    Ink on paper
    10-1/2 x 5-1/4 inches (26.7 x 13.3 cm) (image)
    Signed and dated lower center: Lee Brown Coye 1944

    The artist;
    Private collection, acquired from the above;
    By descent to the present owner.

    This illustration was possibly an unpublished work for Sleep No More: Twenty Masterpieces of Horror for the Connoisseur (Farrar & Rinehart, 1944).

    Condition Report*: Sheet measures 13.75 x 9.5 inches; minor surface soiling in margins; faint thin hairline abrasion at center top edge. Not framed.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2020
    24th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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