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    Sale 2480 | Lot 59
    Price Realized: $2,250With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2480 Lot 59

      EDWARD GOREY.
      Group of sketches for Dracula. Three separate drawings framed and matted together. Blue and black ink on paper. Measurements as hown. Three notes and a title design by Gorey within the first drawing. All tipped with archival tape along top edge. Circa 1977.

      Estimate $3,000 - 4,000

      First drawing of skulls and wings, as generally used in the Dracula stage performance set design. Blue and black ink with three notes by Gorey. 203x127 mm; 8x5 inches * Bat ornament at head of column. Black ink and graphite on onionskin paper. 2x1 1/4 inches on slightly larger paper. Few marginal creases * Two bats with skull bodies. Black ink on paper; multiple ink dashes on both recto and verso. 203x127 mm; 8x5 inches. Vertical and horizontal soft creases.


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $2,250

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