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    Sale 2337 | Lot 216
    Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
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    • Sale 2337 Lot 216

      MAURICE SENDAK.
      Pen drawing of Wild Thing monster, Moise in hat, wearing pants and a team letter sweater with "P" (for Peter), holding a potted plant, with the inscription "For Peter Caponera, gardener, affectionately, Maurice Sendak" and dated "Feb `73." 140x102 mm; 5 1/2x4 inches, image, drawn on front endpaper verso, opposite half-title of a later edition of Where the Wild Things Are, with Caldecott Medal sticker and $4.95 price on jacket. Foxing to book; some faint spotting to margins of drawing; dust jacket worn. New York: Harper & Row, [1964].

      Estimate $4,000 - 6,000


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