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    Sale 2465 | Lot 31
    Price Realized: $11,875With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2465 Lot 31

      LAURENT DE BRUNHOFF.
      "The Jump." Original illustration featuring Babar and his family enjoying winter activities for page 29 of "Meet Babar and his Family" by de Brunhoff (New York: Random House, 1973). Pen, ink, watercolor, and correction fluid on paper. 184x184 mm; 7 1/4x7 1/4 inches, on 7 3/4x8 1/4-inch sheet. Signed in lower left image, numbered "29" in lower right margin, captioned on verso. Hinged to matte; framed. Accompanied by a 1998 faxed press release from the Kent State University Library to the present owner announcing the acquisition of the John L. Boonshaft collection. Provenance: Purchased by the present owner at auction from Butterfield & Butterfield in the 1980s.

      Estimate $5,000 - 7,500


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $11,875