Lot 114 of 271:
Garth Williams Original Sketch of Santa Claus  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Original Sketch of Santa Claus From The Christmas Santa Almost Missed
Author:
Williams, Garth
Place:
Publisher:
[Family Circle]
Date:
1968
Description:

Pencil drawing. 42.7x35 cm (16¾x13¾"). Signed with initials.

Garth Williams was an American artist who came to prominence in the American postwar era as an illustrator of children's books. Many of the books he illustrated have become classics of American children's literature including The Little Fur Family, Stuart Little, Charlotte's Web, and the Little House on the Prairie series.

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Condition:
Paper very lightly toned. Folded, with wear at folds.
 
Item number:
309146
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