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    Michael Hague - Mickey the Dragon Slayer Illustration Original Art (circa 1990). Children's book illustrator Michael R. Hague was one of the artists commissioned to contribute a new piece to Hyperion Press' The Art of Mickey Mouse. Hague has illustrated a number of classic children's tales, including Peter Pan and The Velveteen Rabbit. His other much-loved books include The Book of Dragons, Seventeen Tales of the Mythical Beast; Sleep, Baby, Sleep, a collection of lullabies and night poems; The Rainbow Fairy Book, thirty-one classic fairy tales edited by Andrew Lang; and The Perfect Present. Hague's detailed scene with its sinuous forms recalls the fairy tale illustrations of Arthur Rackham, and makes for a much more gothic setting than usual for Mickey! This piece has an image area of 10.5" x 11", and the art is in Excellent condition. From the Estate of Bruce Hamilton.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2006
    10th-11th Thursday-Friday
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