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    Ed Gamble, John Jensen, Bill Deore, and Others - US Presidents in Editorial Cartoons Original Art and a Print Group of 5 (various). Wonderful presidential caricatures by some of the nation's top editorial cartoonists. The oldest is a print of a cartoon by Ron Lewis that features President Dwight D. Eisenhower getting second-guessed by a not-yet-President Richard Nixon. It measures 14" x 11" and is dated 3-26-60. Next is an image by Ken Alexander of President Gerald Ford pedaling the Presidency created in ink and Zipatone on Bristol board with an image area of 10.5" x 8". President Ford was followed by President Jimmy Carter, and so we we a cartoon by Bill Deore of President Carter selling off parts of the Social Security program. It was created in ink over blue pencil on Duotone board with an image area of 11.5" x 9", and is dated 8-4-77. The largest and most colorful piece was created by John Jensen as a cover for NOW magazine that features President Ronald Reagan and UK Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. The work is ink and Conte crayon over graphite with bright, vivid watercolor paint on art paper with an image area of 16.5" x 12". There is a text correction paste-up on this one. Lastly, there is a nice piece by Ed Gamble of President George H. W. Bush created in ink on the back of a 5" x 8" index card with an image area of 3" x 6". These are in Excellent condition. From A Collection of Great Cartoonists and Illustrators.

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