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    Cardwell S. Higgins (1902-1983) Original Preliminary Drawings (c.1940).
    Two preliminary sketches for the book jacket of High Frontier by Leland Jamieson.
    Both image sizes are approximately 8 x 7 each (overall 15 x 12.5). The black and white drawing is charcoal on paper. The color study is mixed media on board. Not signed.

    keywords: illustrator, fighter pilots, aviation, bombers, flying aces, airman, war, romance


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2003
    17th-20th Thursday-Sunday
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    I have done a preliminary analysis and the total of the hammer prices was $67,550. With BP, the final figure was $80,722.25. That is against the total insurance value of $34,785 or 2.32 x ‘pre-auction estimate’. Incredible, really, so a big thanks.
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