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Tag: Ludwig Bemelmans

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    Ludwig Bemelmans’ Illustrations From ‘Madeline’ Series Available at Sotheby's

    Sotheby’s Madeline and More: The Whimsical World of Ludwig Bemelmans auction offers a selection of paintings, illustrations, and sketches by 20th-century artist Ludwig Bemelmans. Among the available illustrations are several early Bemelmans works from his Madeline book series. This series follows the adventures of seven-year-old Madeline, a red-haired girl attending…

    Ludwig Bemelmans Illustration for 'Madeline and the Bad Hat' ("Pepito carried a bulging sack")
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    Literary Illustrations from Children’s Classics Shine in Illustration Art at Swann July 16

    Theater Costume and Set Design, The New Yorker & More Also Feature Hilary Knight, Eloise with Valentine, variation of the image titled Sweet Heart in the book The 365 Days of Eloise: My Book of Holidays by Knight and Kay Thompson, 2015. Estimate $25,000 to $35,000. New York—Swann Galleries’ Thursday, July 16 sale of Illustration Art is set to…

    Literary Illustrations from Children’s Classics Shine in Illustration Art at Swann July 16
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    American Art

    “His pictures are still springs of refreshment in the heat and turmoil of the world,” said the New York Daily Tribune in 1873 about the work of John Frederick Kensett. Kensett’s painting, Marine Scene is among the most noteworthy lots in the upcoming American Art Auction, presented by Sotheby’s.  John…

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