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    James Allen St. John (American, 1872-1957)
    Thuvia, Maid of Mars interior book illustration, 1920
    Mixed media on board
    25.75 x 16.75 in.
    Signed lower right

    Estimate: $18,000 and up

    From the Glynn and Suzanne Crain Collection

    This interior Edgar Rice Burroughs book illustration is an excellent example of St. John's definitive interpretations of the author's novels. The published caption reads: "With a savage cry of triumph, Thar Ban disappeared down the black canyon of the Avenue of Quays" (A.C. McClurg & Co., 1920).


    More Information: Light to moderate overall paper discoloration with minor surface dirt; framed under acrylic.

    Condition Report*: Framed under acrylic to 40.5 x 30.5 inches.
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