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Lot # 1509 (of 1594)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

Charles Addams (1912-1988) Original Artwork

Starting Bid - $1,000.00, Sold For -

Charles Addams original artwork, not signed. Date: 1936. Description: Medusa at the beauty salon. Caption: "There's a Gorgon here to see you Antoine." Medium: Pencil on tracing paper. Image Area: 10.5 x 7.5 inches. Publication History: Premilinary sketch for a cartoon that was originally published in the August 15, 1936 issue of The New Yorker . A copy of the published cartoon has been matted below the sketch. Condition: Sheet is browned and features notations made by the art director. A formal appraisal in writing by Frederic Taraba (necessary for the settling of the estate) accompanies and lists an appraised value for this work of $3,500. Matted and framed to total dimensions of 16.25 x 20.25 inches. Reserve $1,000. Estimate (open). SOLD FOR

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