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    Donald H. "Rusty" Rust - Original Pin-up Painting (c.1960). Titled "Watch the Birdie," this D. H. Rust painting was published as a calendar in the early '60s. A highly desirable photography subject, this painting is rendered in oil on (unstretched) canvas, it measures approximately 30 x 24 and is signed lower right. Though contemporary works by Rust are easily obtainable, vintage originals of this quality are exceedingly uncommon.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2003
    6th-10th Thursday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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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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