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    Sesame Street Magazine #147 Ernie Original Cover Art (The Parenting Group, 1985). Ernie, roommate of Bert, appeared in the very first Sesame Street pilot episode in 1969. Jim Henson was the voice of Ernie from 1969 to 1990. This is Rick Brown's original published artwork of Ernie used for the 1985 April issue of Sesame Street Magazine. The theme of the cover was "I Love Words." Painted area is 12" x 8", in gouache on board measuring 22" x 15". Ernie is 8". Two acetate overlays with magazine titles and mechanicals is over the original published painting. Extremely rare. Minor handling and edge wear. Fine condition.

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