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    Gaar Williams Our Secret Ambition Daily Single-Panel Comic Strip Original Art, dated 8-30-32 (Chicago Tribune Syndicate, 1932). Pity the landscaper who gets stuck with a client who has delusions of artistry.
    The situation remains as relevant today as it was in Williams' time -- a cartoonist for the ages. His crosshatching is a marvel to behold, too, and his signature bedraggled Everyman character remains real and relevant. So attuned is the artist's vision to the awkward realities, that his cartoons remained in circulation almost a generation after his death. Image area, 13" square. Moderate age-toning, with lightly barked corners, spot-staining and spot-smudging, and marginal scuffing. Very Good condition. From the Ray Edw Collection.


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    January, 2019
    20th Sunday
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