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    Edgar Church My Hero Preliminary Original Art (c. 1930s). Church (Mile High comics pedigree) delivered this lively basketball scene as a conceptual piece, likely for a program book or a promotional piece. (A team-name appears on one of the jerseys.) Church's fondness for comics-style composition is evident in the drawing's resemblance to the early-day style of Joe Shuster (Superman), whose customary cartoon faces (especially at lower right) and exaggerated anatomies are reflected in the players. Graphite on tracing paper with an image area of 7" x 9". In Very Good condition.

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    January, 2019
    27th Sunday
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