Sale 21BP03 | Lot 179

ADDAMS, CHARLES Original illustration of a girl selling snow.

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ADDAMS, CHARLES  Original illustration of a girl selling snow.

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Lot 179
ADDAMS, CHARLES Original illustration of a girl selling snow.
Ink on paper mounted to board with added white for snow, inscribed at head by Addams "for Jacqueline S." and signed "Chas Addams" at lower right. 14 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches (38 x 27 cm). The sheet toned somewhat unevenly.

An amusing, albeit somewhat sad, original Charles Addams depicting a young girl attempting to sell snow on a snowy day. The drawing was published in the New Yorker on 14 January 1974. The drawing was also published in the 1976 Addams' compilation Favorite Haunts and later appeared in The World of Charles Addams, 1991.


C Property from the Collection of Jacqueline & Pierre Simon

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500

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