May 05, 2016 - Sale 2413

Sale 2413 - Lot 303

Price Realized: $ 715
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 200 - $ 300
BERRYMAN, CLIFFORD K. Two ink drawings, each Signed "Berryman" at lower right, political cartoons. The first, showing President Herbert Hoover lifting a stone out of a river surrounded by others struggling to do the same: "Even at play I'm just crazy to accomplish something." The second, showing a VA Republican elephant about to dive into a "Coalition Pool" where an independent VA Democratic donkey says, "Water's just fine!" Each 13 1/2x14 inches; evenly toned, faint scattered soiling, minor loss at few corners. (MRS) Np, circa 1933

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Clifford K. Berryman (1869-1949) won the Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Cartoon in 1944.