Sale 22BP02 | Lot 200

BEMELMANS, LUDWIG Original sketch of Madeline.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps
BEMELMANS, LUDWIG  Original sketch of Madeline.

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Lot 200
BEMELMANS, LUDWIG Original sketch of Madeline.
Original ink and gouache, signed "Ludwig Bemelmans" below the image. Image area 10 x 9 inches (26 x 23 cm), on a larger sheet, framed. Light toning to sheet extremities from mat.

"The smallest one was Madeline..." A fine original sketch of Ludwig Bemelmans' most famous character, Madeline, who "lives in an old house in Paris that was covered with vines" and first appeared in 1939.


Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
Sold for $5,040 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
Sold for $5,040 (includes buyer's premium)

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