Dec 06, 2018 - Sale 2495

Sale 2495 - Lot 107

Price Realized: $ 3,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,500 - $ 3,500
"Common Good wrestles Bitter Grudge and Purple Rage." Illustration for page 34 of "Alvin Steadfast on Vernacular Island" by Frank Jacobs (Dial Press, 1965). Pen and ink on stiff paper. Image measures 152x114 mm; 6x4 1/2 inches, on 11x7 1/4-inch paper. Inscribed and signed by Gorey, lower margin, and with page number in his hand. Moderate toning and matte burn from previous framing.