Dec 14, 2017 - Sale 2465

Sale 2465 - Lot 38

Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 4,000
"The next morning all the townspeople were back at Strega Nona's." Illustration for dePaola's book "Strega Nona Meets her Match" (New York: G.B. Putnam's Sons, 1993). Watercolor and ink on paper. 216x387 mm; 8 1/2x15 1/4 inches, archivally framed to 17 1/4x24 inches. Inscribed, signed, and dated 2000 in lower margin. An inscribed copy of the book accompanies this lot. Provenance: Collection of Robert and Alice Dornish. Exhibited: Kutztown University Sharadin Gallery, "Every Picture Tells a Story-The Dornish Collection," October-November, 2010.