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    [William Steig]. Original Drawing from Giggle Box. A delightful original drawing for the Alfred A. Knopf children's anthology, Giggle Box (1950), for which Steig provided all of the illustrations. This image is for the excerpt from Glen Rounds' Pay Dirt. Executed on a white sheet of sketch paper measuring 7.5 x 10 inches. Beneath the inked image are blue penciled notations for the design department. On the verso is affixed an official Knopf paper shipping label with an inked note to "return to" the publisher's offices. A charming example of the work of a well-known and prolific cartoonist.

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    February, 2012
    8th Wednesday
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