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    Justin Green Justin Green's Sign Game "A Brief History of the Barber Pole" Comic Strip Original Art (Last Gasp, 1994). The cartoonist responsible for one of the all-time great Undergrounds, Binky Brown Meets the Holy Virgin Mary, takes a look at the history of the barber pole, in this one-page strip from his book, Justin Green's Sign Game. After his career as an Underground cartoonist, Green made a living as a sign painter, and his book was inspired by this real-life profession. The page is in ink and watercolor on bristol, with an image area of approximately 16" x 11.5", and is in Excellent condition. As a bonus, Green's preliminary art, done in graphite, ink, and watercolor, is included. From the Albert Morse Collection.

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    May, 2011
    5th-6th Thursday-Friday
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