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    James Montgomery Flagg "Upon My Sole!" Humorous Self-Portrait Sketch Original Art (c. 1940s). Mr. Flagg appears to have stepped on something sticky in this unusual sketch, done for a personal friend. The caption at the top reads, "Bev - This is a bit of a tweet-tweet to your sponsor!". The art is in graphite and watercolor with red crayon and ink on paper, with an approximate image area of 7" x 10". The paper is tanned from an old framing, with fold creases, small stains, and handling wear; Good condition.

    More information about James Montgomery Flagg, also known as Flagg, James Montgomery, James Montgomery Flagg.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2016
    21st Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 14
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