Dec 16, 2021 - Sale 2592

Sale 2592 - Lot 160

Price Realized: $ 375
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 250 - $ 350
DIANE STANLEY (20th century)
"Her only comfort was to stand at the window and gaze out on a world that she could never enter." Illustration for page 12 of Stanley's retelling of Petrosinella: A Neapolitan Rapunzel (New York: Frederick Warne, 1981). Watercolor and colored ink on paper. 105x90 mm; 4 1/4x3 1/2 inches, on 7 1/2x9 1/2-inch sheet. Signed "Diane Stanley" in lower right margin. Hinged to board with matte and archivally framed. Accompanied by a copy of the 1995 Puffin Books edition of the book.

Provenance: Bush Galleries, Norwich, VT; Private collection.