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    Sale 2511 | Lot 136
    Price Realized: $4,500With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2511 Lot 136

      EDWARD GOREY.
      "Deflowerment Day After Wedding." Illustration for page 37 of "The Recently Deflowered Girl: The Right Thing to Say on Every Dubious Occasion" by Hyacinthe Phypps [Pseud. of Mel Juffe] (New York: Chelsea House/Crown, 1965). Watercolor and ink on paper. Oval vignette measuring 152x916 mm; 6x3 3/4 inches, on 9 1/2x7 1/4-inch sheet. Signed in lower margin. Taped to matte along top edge, verso; framed. Provenance: Gotham Book Mart to present owner.

      Estimate $2,500 - 3,500


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $4,500