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    Sketch of John Steinbeck Inscribed. The Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist inscribes and signs this sketch, "It is about 60% too beautiful/ [signed] John Steinbeck." The pencil sketch, drawn and signed by New York artist John E. Raitt, is 5" x 8". Raitt, a civic-minded resident of Delhi, New York, died at the age of ninety-one in 2004. He began sketching notable people as a teenager and often sent the sketches to their subjects, who signed and returned them. The corners are slightly discolored by tape residue; otherwise, the sketch is in fine condition.

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    October, 2010
    14th-15th Thursday-Friday
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