Dec 14, 2017 - Sale 2465

Sale 2465 - Lot 51

Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 4,000
Santa's arrival. Illustration for the book "Milly & the Macy's Day Parade" by Shana Corey (New York: Scholastic, Inc., 2002). Pastel over watercolor and graphite on paper. 253x648 mm; 10x25 1/2 inches, archivally framed to 16 1/2x32 inches. Signed and dated in lower right margin. An inscribed and signed copy of the book accompanies this lot. Provenance: Collection of Robert and Alice Dornish. Exhibited: Kutztown University Sharadin Gallery, "Every Picture Tells a Story-The Dornish Collection," October-November, 2010.

Additional Details

A sweet historic fictional account of how the first Macy's parade came to be, by the illustrator best known for his depictions of Lemony Snicket's wildly popular 13-title "Series of Unfortunate Events."