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    Raymond Johnson True Police Cases #7 "Case of the Dancing Snowflake" Painted Illustration Original Art (Fawcett Publications, 1947). This painting was used as a two page spread splash page for pages 16-17. It is gouache on illustration board and signed in the lower left corner. The short story was written by Philip Rand and a copy of the published magazine accompanies this lot. The painting is matted with an inner image size of 21.5" x 13.5". Very slight discoloration in the white pigment in places, and very slight foxing on bottom edge near middle. May have been touched up in bottom right corner after it was matted, possibly by Johnson. In Excellent condition.

    Condition Report*:

    Spots of light paper discoloration visible in white pigment; some foxing near bottom right edge; otherwise no apparent condition issues; matted to an overall size of 18 x 24 inches.  Not framed.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2014
    21st Sunday
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