Jun 04, 2019 - Sale 2511

Sale 2511 - Lot 140

Price Realized: $ 7,500
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Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
CHARLES ADDAMS.
"How many times have I told you -- always read the labels." Cartoon commissioned by McClure Syndicate of the North American Newspaper Alliance in September of 1956; first published November 18, 1956 in "Picture," a supplemental magazine for the Star Tribune. Ink and wash on board. 267x229 mm; 10 1/2x9 inches, on 15x12 3/4-inch board. Signed "Chas Addams" in lower right, captioned in the artist's hand in lower margin and on matte. Archivally hinged to matte.