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    Platinum Age Cartoonist Sketchbook Original Art (c. 1914). Very unusual 6.5" x 4.75" blank hardcover book with 22 sketches in ink, graphite, and watercolor. First page is noted as "Drawings by the Best of Them for Mannie." Artists include Jack Lustig, Hal Hoffman, Tad Dorgan ("Judge Rummy"), Merle De Vore Johnson, Milt Gross, Harry Lewis, Percy Crosby, H. G. Peter, Harry Hershfield, and Walter Hoban, plus several names we can't decipher or recognize. "Mannie" is a reference to Emanuel Goldman, a cartoonist for the New York Herald; one page is noted, "From one comiicker to another." Several pages are loose; overall condition is Good.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2017
    10th-12th Thursday-Saturday
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