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    George McManus Bringing Up Father and Rosie's Beau Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 8-4-40 (King Features Syndicate, 1940). A complete Sunday page with both the regular Maggie and Jiggs feature, and also the topper companion strip starring Rosie. The look for both Rosie and Nora (Maggie and Jiggs' daughter) were based on George McManus' own wife, Florence Bergere. This original art was created in ink over graphite on two sheets of conjoined Bristol board with a combined image area of 16" x 21.25". They are joined by tape on the reverse, and in the side margins. The boards are slightly toned, with pinholes in the top corners. They are signed by McManus in the bottom right last panel. In Very Good condition.

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    November, 2018
    15th-17th Thursday-Saturday
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