Jan 22, 2015 - Sale 2372

Sale 2372 - Lot 129

Price Realized: $ 250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 350 - $ 500
Courting. Watercolor and gouache on paper. 260x253 mm; 10 1/4x10 inches. Unknown book illustration of a young couple strolling. Signed in image, lower left. Circa late 1920s.

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Thelma Gooch (1895-1973) was an American illustrator, born and raised in Ohio. She later settled in New York, where she illustrated "The Blythe Girls" series by Laura Lee Hope (pseudonym), published 1925-1932 by Grosset & Dunlap. The stories are set in Long Island and New York City.