Jun 04, 2019 - Sale 2511

Sale 2511 - Lot 164

Price Realized: $ 500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
Group of 20 postcards with original cartoons. Solicited autographed cards by Earl L. Barton between August and October 1941. Mostly pen and ink, some with watercolor. Each measures 83x140 mm; 3 1/4x5 1/2 inches. Most are inscribed and/or captioned and franked.

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The cartoonists include: Art Buell, Clare Briggs, Jr., Wallace Goldsmith, Ty Mahon, Cecil Jensen, Irving Phillips, Paul Robinson (with a sketch of his famous "Etta Kett"), and Fred Seibel, among others. Many of their cartoons were syndicated and ran in papers including the Chicago Daily News, Philadelphia Evening Bulletin, Detroit Free Press, and Richmond Times.