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    Draper Hill (as "Gah*n W*lson" [sic]) Harvard Lampoon Playboy Parody Gag Cartoon Original Art (The Harvard Lampoon, 1966). "This last one will really knock your eye out!" says the host to a hapless guest as they approach a menacing gallery display. Gahan Wilson's famous Playboy style of macabre humor is spoofed to solid effect in this large-scale gem from Hill, editorial cartoonist of the Detroit News. The magazine was a precursor of National Lampoon -- to which Wilson himself would become a contributor. Hill's mimicry is dead-on accurate. (Wilson has told us that he enjoyed the parody.) Inscribed and initialed at lower right. Accompanied by a reading copy of the magazine. Ink and translucent watercolors over graphite on illustration board. Image area, 12.25" x 16.5". Moderate toning and adhesive stains. Very Good condition.

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