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    Mother Goose Song Book Illustration Original Art Group of 10 (Samuel Lowe Company/Garden City, 1948). Set of nine wonderfully whimsical illustrations by Marion Frederick Smith for this late-1940s illustration song book. It was produced by Samuel Lowe Company subsidiary James & Jonathan Co. for Garden City Publishing. "Old King Cole," "Ten Little Indians," "The Snow," and several others are represented here, rendered in ink and watercolor/gouache, with airbrushed highlights on some, and some use of whiteout. All art is on Bristol board, measuring 9" x 6.5" up to 11.5" x 8.75". The tenth piece is the hand-lettered title page caption, in ink on Bristol measuring 4.75" x 3.5". Condition is Good to Very Good, with handling wear, toning, and a few small stains.

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    November, 2019
    17th Sunday
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