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    MAD Artist - Bill Gaines Christmas Present Puzzle Illustration Original Art (c. 1968). As a gift for their benevolent Overlord, the MAD staff created a special Christmas present for him one year, sometime in the late 1960s. It was a custom made, intricately cut jigsaw puzzle. When put together, Gaines got this special message. Created in ink on sections of onionskin paper affixed to a larger Bristol board with an image area of 19" x 13". The text and the Christmas wreaths are stat paste-ups. The onionskin paper has discolored from age and glue residue. In Very Good condition. From the MAD Collection of Annie Gaines Ashton.

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    October, 2019
    17th Thursday
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