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JAN BRETT (1949- ) "A Partridge in a Pear Tree." Cover illustration for Brett's The Twelve Days of Christmas (New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1986). Pen, ink, watercolor, gouache, and collage on paper. 244x200 mm; 9 1/2x8 inches, on 12x11-inch sheet. Taped to matte. Signed "Jan Brett" and dated 1986 in right image. Loose frame backing inscribed "For my Editor, Betty Schwartz / Best Wishes~ / Jan Brett / September 1st, 1986." Accompanied by a printed poster advertisement for the book.