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    Frank King Gasoline Alley Character Sketch with Self Portrait Original Art (c. 1930). Extremely rare, historic Gasoline Alley drawing of Skeezix, Uncle Walt, and Phyllis Wallet, as they discover a hitch hiker riding on the back of their 1930s-era car, carrying a suitcase marked "F. K." -- artist Frank King himself! Art is in ink on illustration board, with an overall image size of 12.5" x 10". Skeezix looks to be about eight to ten years old here. The art board is spotted and toned, with horizontal cut scratches in the lower quarter; overall Good condition. From A Collection of Great Cartoonists and Illustrators.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2018
    22nd-24th Thursday-Saturday
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