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    Arthur Rackham The Zankiwank and the Bletcher Witch Page 79 Preliminary Sketch Original Art (Alpine House EC ,1896). Arthur Rackham's works have become very popular since his death, both in North America and Britain. He is widely regarded as one of the leading illustrators from the "Golden Age" of British book illustration, and his images have been widely used by the greeting card industry and in popular classic literature tales. At just 29 years old, his first work was for the S.J. Adair Fitzgerald book The Zankiwank and the Bletcher Witch. Offered her is a preliminary sketch from that book. Created in graphite on paper with an image area of 7.5" x 8.5", and matted at 14" x 15." There is some ink, foxing spots throughout, wear to right and bottom edges, taped from behind to mat on left edge, and light creases. In Very Good condition.


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