Sep 17, 2020 - Sale 2542

Sale 2542 - Lot 77

Price Realized: $ 1,625
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
Winifred Caton Laughed in the Face of Cory.

Pen and black ink and wash, black crayon and white gouache heightening en grisaille on cream wove paper, 1905. 333x283 mm; 13 1/8x11 1/8 inches. Signed in black crayon, lower right recto, and inscribed "So good luck, Cholly, alias Mignon Le Fevre" in pencil, verso.

Ex-collection private collection, New York; thence by descent to the current owner, private collection, New York.

An illustration design for "Cory, of the Woman's Page" by Edna Kenton, published in Cosmopolitan, April 1905.