Jun 09, 2022 - Sale 2608

Sale 2608 - Lot 16

Price Realized: $ 1,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 1,500

RIE CRAMER (1887-1977)

"We will put her on a water-lily leaf in the middle of the river, said the toad; it will seem like an island to her . . .'"

Illustration published for the story "Thumbelina" as retold by Hans Andersen in The Silver Thimble Story Book (London: Blackie and Son, Ltd., 1960). Tempera and ink on paper. 242x190 mm; 9 1/2x7 1/2 inches. Signed "Rie Cramer" in lower right corner. Tipped to window matte.