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Lot 1 : FRANK MCCARTHY (New York, 1924-2002) ILLUSTRATION

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The Big Dry, wounded cowboy on horseback
original cover illustration for the 1952 Signet paperback "The Big Dry" by George Garland
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McCarthy, o/b, 15.5 by 13 in. (sight); oak frame, under glass, 20.5 by 18 in.
Presentation plaque on frame:
George Brauninger, Founder/President of Brauninger News Co....presented by the New American Library
Copy of the paperback book included.
From a private New Jersey collection. Purchased 1991, Brauninger Estate Auction, Bob Koty Auctions, Lamberville, NJ

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
Realized: $2,000 - Excluding Buyer's Premium

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