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Lot # 1512 (of 1594)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

Charles Addams (1912-1988) Original Artwork

Starting Bid - $2,000.00, Sold For - $4,406.25

Charles Addams original artwork, signed in the lower right. Date: Circa 1938. Description: Man plagued by birds enters an apartment where his wife and a friend are having tea. Caption: "Don't mention the birds. He's very sensitive about it." Medium: Ink and wash en grisaille. Image Area: 10.5 x 11.5 inches. Publication History: Published in The New Yorker circa 1938 (exact date not known). Condition: Fine. 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 $4,500. Matted and framed to total dimensions of 20 x 20.5 inches. Reserve $2,000. Estimate (open). SOLD FOR $4,406.25

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