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    Sale 2011

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    12 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 217

    SEUSS, Dr. (Pseudonym of Theodore Geisel). Felt tip drawing in red and black of the Cat in the Hat, and two Green Eggs, boldly inscribed and signed "Two Green Eggs, from Dr. Seuss," and "One Cat in a Hat, from Dr. Seuss" at top, side and bottom. Image 250 x 160 mm; sheet 280 x 214 mm. Matted.

    Price Realised  

    SEUSS, Dr. (Pseudonym of Theodore Geisel). Felt tip drawing in red and black of the Cat in the Hat, and two Green Eggs, boldly inscribed and signed "Two Green Eggs, from Dr. Seuss," and "One Cat in a Hat, from Dr. Seuss" at top, side and bottom. Image 250 x 160 mm; sheet 280 x 214 mm. Matted.

    A finely drawn bust portrait of the Cat in his now-legendary hat, above which float two green eggs.


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