Jan 24, 2013 - Sale 2300

Sale 2300 - Lot 171

Price Realized: $ 840
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
WILLIAM GROPPER. "The Landslide."
Political cartoon probably for New Masses. 375 x 277 mm; 14 3/4x11 inches. Lithographer's crayon, ink, drybrush and airbrush highlighted with white. Signed lower right. Nd.

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Franklin D. Roosevelt and running mate John Nance Garner from Texas are dressed as cowboys astride a sawhorse and singing 'Git along little doggie.' They had just won the Presidential election in a landslide.