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    William Gilkerson. Original Artwork Studies. [No place:] 1978-1982. A handsome collection of his original artwork studies, many in color, of primarily maritime subjects. William Gilkerson. Personal Notebook of Original Artwork Studies. [No place:] 1978-1979. Octavo. With Gilkerson's handwritten title and date on spine and his hand-drawn compass motif on the front cover. Inside are over 140 pages of hand-written notes, drawings (ink, pencil, watercolor) of various maritime subjects, including sailors, pirates, tall ships, whales, and more. Minor wear, else fine. Housed in clamshell case.

    [Together with:] William Gilkerson. Personal Notebook of Original Artwork Studies. [No place:] 1975-1978. Quarto. Plain black morocco binding. Mainly pencil or ink notes or drawings, including several female nudes. Binding worn, some dampstaining to binding and some pages. Good. Housed in clamshell case.

    [And:] William Gilkerson. Personal Collection of Original Artwork Studies. [No place:] 1975-1981. Dozens of loose drawings and studies in ink and watercolor, and many pages of notes. Some wear. Good.

    [And:] William Gilkerson. Personal Notebook of Original Artwork Studies. [No place:] 1982. Quarto. Plain black morocco binding. Mainly pencil, watercolor, or ink notes or drawings. Spine of notebook is perished, and there may be a portion of the notebook missing. Fair.
    Still, an excellent archive of original artwork studies by award-winning artist and writer, William Gilkerson.


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