Jan 28, 2016 - Sale 2403

Sale 2403 - Lot 234

Price Realized: $ 4,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
"Camp Cook." Casein Tempera on Whatman Rag paper affixed to board. 610x455 mm; 24x18 inches. Cover illustration for The New Yorker, August 22, 1953. Signed in image, lower right. Dated and titled on verso with artist's label.

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Arthur Getz (1913-1996) is best known for his 50-year career as cover artist for The New Yorker. 213 of his covers appeared between 1938 and 1988.