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Bids may also be submitted via fax. Send a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to (212) 979-1017. You will receive a confirmation before the sale.Sale 2465 | Lot 46
Price Realized: $3,000 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
Sale 2465 Lot 46
"J. J. MacNeice, House Painter, Gents' Tailor, and Chief of Police." Illustration for page 56 in the chapter "And Here's What Happened Last or How Mummy and I Were Finally Unmonstered Forever" 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. 120x70 mm; 4 3/4x2 3/4 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