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    Skip Williamson - Halsted Street Cover Recreation Original Art (2004). Skip recreates his cover to Halsted Street, a Williamson comic art anthology published by Kitchen Sink in 1990. Subtitled " Torment and Drama From The Hog Butcher", a pig makes a cameo in a prominent billboard. From Carl Sandburg's poem, "Halsted Street Car" -- "Come you, cartoonists, hang on a strap with me here, at seven o'clock in the morning, on a Halsted street car. Take your pencils, and draw these faces..." and Skip does! This acrylic on plywood painting measures an overall 24" x 24", and is in Excellent condition. A signed copy of the trade paperback is included with this lot.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2004
    13th-14th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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