Jun 24, 2021 - Sale 2574

Sale 2574 - Lot 6

Price Realized: $ 469
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 700 - $ 1,000
"Dingaling Pizza." Illustration for A Job for Wittilda by Caralyn Buehner (New York: Dial Books for Young Readers, 1993). Oil over acrylic on masonite panel. 320x300 mm; 12 3/4x11 3/4 inches. Signed "M. Buehner" in lower left image, again on verso, and with artist's stamp on unattached backing paper. Laid into matte and archivally framed.

Provenance: Acquired by current owner from Every Picture Tells a Story, February 1999.

The book won the Children's Book Council Children's Choice Award in 1994, and the Utah Children's Choice Award in 1997.