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    Howard Chandler Christy Original Ink Sketch Signed in full on a blue card, 6" x 3", 1948. An American artist and illustrator, Christy (1873-1952) is famous for his "Christy Girl," a romanticized image of the contemporary society woman. His work was published in many popular magazines and books, and his World War I recruiting posters are among the finest of the period. His painting, Scene at the Signing of the Constitution of the United States, is one of the most dramatic and best known depictions of the American Revolution. It currently is displayed in the U.S. Capitol building. Very fine condition.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2007
    25th-26th Thursday-Friday
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