Dec 14, 2017 - Sale 2465

Sale 2465 - Lot 42

Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 4,000
"... his missus was waiting with a crook in her finger as she pointed her clever husband toward their sagging rooftop." Illustration for the book "Old Cricket" by Lisa Wheeler (New York: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2003). Watercolor, ink, and graphite on paper. 260x525 mm; 10 1/422 1/4 inches, archivally framed to 15 1/2x27 inches. 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.