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    Maurice Sendak Two Signed Art Prints, including: "Milk in the Batter, Milk in the Batter." 1971 Measures 14.5 x 19.25 inches. [and:] "New York is Book Country." 1998. Measures 28 x 19 inches. Both prints are in fine condition, and both are signed by Sendak in the lower right corner.

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    From In the Night Kitchen 1971. "Milk in the Batter, Milk in the Batter", a double-page fine art print produced in 1971 (just one year after this Caldecott Honor Book was published), newly photographed from the original artwork, hand-signed in ink by the artist at lower right corner (one of approximately 200 copies autographed for collectors during the 1990s). Measures 14.5 x 19.25 inches. Fine condition. [and:] "New York is Book Country," 1998. Poster for the Book Festival on Fifth Avenue, 27 September 1998, the 20th Anniversary of this annual Manhattan street fair. This time, Mr. Sendak borrows from his own "Literary Lunch" design where a Wild Thing sits at a table of books ready to devour them with raised knife and fork against a backdrop of a composite Manhattan skyline. Measures 28 x 19 inches. Sponsored by the New York Public Library, Harper Collins and UPS. Signed by the artist at lower right corner. Fine condition.



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