Jan 24, 2013 - Sale 2300

Sale 2300 - Lot 127

Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 1,500
TONY CHEN. Arriving in Africa/Chucka-chuck, chucka-cheek.
Watercolor and ink on paper. 230x565 mm; 9x21 3/4 inches. Double-page illustration for Wendy Kesselman's There's a Train Going by My Window. Signed in full lower right with copyright 1981. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1982. With publisher's label affixed to verso.

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The watercolor was cropped when reproduced in the picture book. A graduate of Pratt Institute, Tony Chen was art director of Newsweek and a prolific illustrator of children's books in a wide variety of media.