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Charles Addams (1912-1988) Original Artwork
Starting Bid - $2,000.00, Sold For - $2,937.50
Charles Addams original artwork, signed in the lower right. Date: Circa 1939. Description: Man holding a metal scarecrow approaches guard at the World's Fair entrance. Caption: "It's a scarecrow. I thought the Electrified Farm might by interested." Medium: Ink and wash en grisaille. Image Area: 12 x 15 inches. Publication History: Published in the June 10, 1939 issue of The New Yorker . 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 18.25 x 22.25 inches. Reserve $2,000. Estimate (open). SOLD FOR $2,937.50
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