Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Sesame Street Magazine Grover Illustration by Rick Brown (Jim Henson Associates/The Parenting Group, 1977). Grover's unofficial debut was on The Ed Sullivan Show, as a similar-looking Muppet character. His official debut was in the second season of Sesame Street, played by Frank Oz. This is an outstanding painting of Grover wearing his winter clothes on Sesame Street and tracking feathers, with Big Bird around the corner. This is from the November 1977 issue. The artwork is from the hand of longtime Sesame Street Magazine artist, Mr. Rick Brown, credited as Richard Brown in this issue. This was only his second artwork created for the magazine. He also did the cover, which showcases Grover in his winter wear on a beach. This is one great painting that really showcases the actual Sesame Street. Painting is in ink and watercolor on illustration board measuring 21" x 15", with an image area of 16.5" x 11". Signed (as Richard Brown) in the lower right. Tape and minor handling and edge wear on the white border. The condition is Very Good.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2018
    8th-9th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 176

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 29 days left to consign to the 2019 February 21 - 22 Comics - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    We were delighted with the results and Steve kept us informed at every step of the way and we look forward to doing business with Heritage and Steve in the future.
    Mary Jane Sanacore,
    University Park, FL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 October 12 Illustration Art - Dallas
    2018 October 12 Illustration Art - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,745,893
    2018 December 8 - 9 Animation Art Signature Auction - Beverly Hills
    2018 December 8 - 9 Animation Art Signature Auction - Beverly Hills
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,956,296