Jun 09, 2022 - Sale 2608

Sale 2608 - Lot 37

Price Realized: $ 531
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600

BENI MONTRESOR (1926-2001)

"Peter, Peter Pumpkin Eater."

Hand-colored proof for Montresor's book I saw a ship a-sailing, or, The wonderful games that only little flower-plant children can play /as shown by Beni Montresor, (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1967). Watercolor, gouache, ink, and glaze on paper. 231x250 mm; 9x9 3/4 inches. Signed and captioned "I Saw a Ship A-Sailing / Beni Montresor" on mount of window matte.