Jun 09, 2022 - Sale 2608

Sale 2608 - Lot 106

Estimate: $ 500 - $ 750


Tartarin of Tarascon Reading."

Illustration published in Alphonse Daudet's Aventures Prodigieuses de Tartarin de Tarascon from the Oeuvres Complètes Illustrées (Paris: Librairie de France, 1930). Ink and tempera on paper with graphite sketch on verso. image measures 343x242 mm; 13 1/2x9 1/2 inches, on rough-cut 17 1/2x11-inch sheet. Signed "Edy Legrand" in image, lower left, captioned in lower margin, and "M.S." ink-stamped in lower corner (likely former collection stamp).