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    Sale 2423 | Lot 19
    Price Realized: $7,800With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2423 Lot 19

      HOWARD CHANDLER CHRISTY.
      Enchanted Evening. Charcoal on illustration board. 730x978 mm; 28 3/4x38 1/2 inches. Signed in full and dated 1923 in lower right image. Pinholes and toning at extreme edges, few surface abrasions, not affecting image; Judy Goffman gallery label on verso of matte board. Matted and framed.

      Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

      A charming illustration for an unidentified story featuring a quintessential "Christy Girl" guiding the viewer's gaze around a soirée. The murals in the room featuring nymphs are similar to those he would create for the walls of New York City's Café des Artistes in 1934.


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $7,800