Dec 06, 2018 - Sale 2495

Sale 2495 - Lot 100

Estimate: $ 5,000 - $ 7,500
'Close-order drill was as hateful as hell to them. Cyrus made them walk for miles carrying knapsacks loaded with stones." Story illustration for "The Sons of Cyrus Trask" by John Steinbeck, published in Collier's, July 12, 1952. Ink, drybrush, and watercolor on board. 457x699 mm; 18x27 1/2 inches, on 20x30-inch board. Unsigned. Taped to matte; framed. Provenance: From the collection of the Society of Illustrators.