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    Frederick S. Church Original Drawing Signed "F. S. Church". Titled The Buffalo Musical Association, this drawing shows a young girl seated playing a flute while two lions look on peacefully. Ink wash with gold lettering, 7" x 9" sheet mounted to larger page, apparently done for the cover of a musical program. Church, (1842-1924), was known for his decorative work that includes a sense of fun and humor, especially of anthropomorphic animals. He was a native of Michigan who had a long career in New York City, often working as an illustration artist for magazines. He had in-depth knowledge of animal anatomy, which is evident in the depictions shown here. Fine condition. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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