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Price Realized: $3,000 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
Sale 2465 Lot 44
"They left us a note and in it they said: `Minding and manners and baths and bed Have ruined our lives. We are running away.` Good-bye there is nothing more to say.`" Illustration for page 46 in the chapter "And Here's What Happened Next, or Those Three," published in John Ciardi's "The Monster Den, or, Look What Happened at My House - and to It" (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co., 1966). Pen and ink on paper. 110x84 mm; 4 1/4x3 1/4 inches, on 10 1/2x7 1/4-inch sheet. Unsigned but chapter and page captioned in Gorey's hand along bottom edge.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $3,000