Jun 24, 2021 - Sale 2574

Sale 2574 - Lot 23

Price Realized: $ 1,375
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
"Tallyho, Pinkerton!" Dust jacket illustration for book of the same title by Kellogg (New York: Dial Books for Young Readers, 1982). Mixed media, including ink, watercolor, and acrylic over graphite on thin board. 274x215 mm; 10 3/4x8 1/2 inches, on 12 3/4x10 3/4-inch sheet. Signed "Steven Kellogg" and titled "Jacket art for Tallyho Pinkerton" in graphite in lower margin. Taped to matte and archivally framed. Accompanied by a signed and inscribed copy of Pinkerton, Behave! by Kellogg (New York: Dial Books for Young Readers,1979). The book's inscription reads "For our friend Fiona from [sketch of Pinkerton] and Steve Kellogg."

Provenance: Acquired by current owner from D.C.T. Auction, 2007.