Jun 09, 2022 - Sale 2608

Sale 2608 - Lot 7

Price Realized: $ 1,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500

MARCIA BROWN (1918-2015)

"In due time the marriage ceremonies were performed with exceeding pomp and grandeur."

Illustration for the double-page spread published in The Flying Carpet Retold from Richard Burton's translation of The Arabian Nights, by Marcia Brown (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1956). Flow-master and watercolor on paper. 254x390 mm; 10x15 1/2 inches, on 11 3/4x17-inch sheet. Signed "Marcia Brown" in lower right image and again in lower right margin, with her ink stamp lower left. Tipped to window matte and framed to 17 1/2x22 1/2.
Provenance: Bush Galleries.