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Price Realized: $1,500 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
Sale 2337 Lot 148
J.R.R. Tolkien. Pen and ink on paper. 310x210 mm; 11x8 1/4 inches. Signed and dated in ink, lower center. Depicts Tolkien at typewriter in the jaws of Smaug as Bilbo, brandishing Sting, and three of the dwarves, advance. Published in Esquire Magazine, September, 1966.
Estimate $500 - 750Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,500