Recently found by viaLibri....
2020-05-19 20:54:04
GARTH WILLIAMS
GARTH WILLIAMS~ FINAL PUBLISHED TWO PAGE ORIGINAL DRAWING ~ "AMIGO"~ PAGES 24/25
0, 0, 1912. GARTH WILLIAMS FINAL PUBLISHED ORIGINAL BOOK ILLUSTRATION TWO PAGE SPREAD FOR PAGES 24 AND 25 OF "AMIGO" GARTH WILLIAMS, (AMERICAN 1912-1996) CHARCOAL ON CARD STOCK, 14.5? X 11.25? from pages 24-25 of AMIGO A beautiful stunning detailed piece of Garth Williams final published artwork for pages 24 and 25 in the book ?Amigo?. The art is rendered in charcoal on light board stock and is wonderfully rich in color. A fantastic drawing of the young prairie dog, while in a family meeting deep underground in their burrow, with a small adorable mouse peering into their home through an opening in the background. A wonderfully detailed and unusually large piece, with outstanding depictions of the four prairie dogs. Amigo is being warned by his mother that humans are wild, while he is trying to convince his elders and family that he "can tame that child", (the young boy in the book). The card stock is lightly tacked to one corner of a backer board which may either be removed or trimmed to the edge of the artwork. The art is signed by Garth Williams in full signature along the left edge, with small publishers notes along the bottom. The backing board has leftover tape stains which are NOT on the art, (but only on the backing board) The art is signed by Garth Williams in full signature along the left edge, with small publishers notes along the bottom. PROVENANCE: The art was purchased from an auction house, who in turn acquired these pieces direct from the estate of Garth Williams. Each piece is an original and sold directly from his estate. A copy of the original invoice will … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Meier And Sons Rare Books [New Canaan, CT, U.S.A.]
Check availability:

Search for more books on viaLibri

LINK TO THIS PAGE: https://www.vialibri.net/years/books/208759473/1912-garth-williams-garth-williams-final-published-two-page

Browse more rare books from the year 1912