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SAUL STEINBERG (1914-1999)

Cover proposal for Town & Country magazine

Estimate : USD 4,000 - 6,000
Description

THE ARTHUR AND ANITA KAHN COLLECTION: A NEW YORK STORY
SAUL STEINBERG (1914-1999)
Cover proposal for Town & Country magazine
signed 'Steinberg' (lower right)
watercolor, ink, gouache and graphite on paper
14 ⅝ x 9 ¾ in. (37.1 x 24.7 cm.)
Executed circa 1940-1941.

PROVENANCE
Marie Hartley, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot Notes

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The sheet is hinged at the upper corners to the backing board. There is discoloration visible at the margins of the sheet and faint soiling in the margins at the upper and lower right corners, not affecting the image. There is a tiny tear at the upper left edge and a minute area of foxing near the lower left corner.

The condition of lots sold can vary widely due to factors such as age, previous damage, restoration, repair, and wear and tear. The nature of the lots sold means that they will rarely be in perfect condition. Lots are sold in the condition they are in at the time of sale.

This work is sold and shipped framed.

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