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    Alex Schomburg (American, 1905-1998)
    Trouble on Titan dust jacket, 1954
    Gouache on board
    19 x 16.75 in. (sight)
    Signed lower left

    Estimate: $5,000 and up

    From the Glynn and Suzanne Crain Collection

    This illustration was published as the dust jacket for Trouble on Titan by Alan E. Nourse (John C. Winston, 1954) from the "Winston Juvenile" series, 1952 to 1961. Alex Schomburg the majority of covers for the thirty-five books in this series. This example is only one of the two known original artworks to have survived.


    More Information: No major visible condition issues to note.

    More information about Alex Schomburg, also known as Schomburg, Alex, Xela, Alex Schomburg.

    Condition Report*: There appears to be no major visible condition issues to note; Framed under acyrlic to 28 x 25 inches.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    August, 2019
    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 24
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