Jun 24, 2021 - Sale 2574

Sale 2574 - Lot 49

Price Realized: $ 938
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 1,500
"Rapunzel let down her plaits and the witch climbed up." Illustration facing page 296 of "Rapunzel" published in Andrew Lang's The Red Fairy Book (Philadelphia: The John C. Winston Company, 1930). Pen, ink, and wash on paper. 343x230 mm; 13 1/2x9 inches, on 14 1/2x11 1/2-inch sheet. Initialed "FR" in lower right image. Hinged to board with matte and archivally framed. A photocopy of the story with a printed color plate taken from the book accompany the lot.

Provenance: Acquired by current owner from Jo Ann Reisler, Ltd., January 2005.

The published reproduction of the illustration was printed in full-color.