Mar 21, 2017 - Sale 2440

Sale 2440 - Lot 142

Price Realized: $ 1,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,200 - $ 1,800
"Religious Liberty." Together, two illustrations for the series of essays by Chester S. Williams, copyright March 1941. The first illustration depicting a Quaker in court. Charcoal, ink, and wash on thick paper. Not signed but captioned "page 41 and Religious Liberty" in lower margin. 241x343 mm; 9 1/2x13 1/2 inches, on 10x14 1/4-inch sheet. Soil spots. Hinged to matte; framed * The second, showing a barefoot beggar being approached by Friars on a winter day. Charcoal, ink, and wash on board. 343x444 mm; 13 1/2x17 1/2 inches. Signed and dated 194[0?], lower left image, and "page 24" penned in lower margin. Matted; framed.