Sale 2526 - Illustration Art, December 10, 2019

195 c WILLIAM REUSSWIG. “Gus had the reins wrapped around his hook; his good hand pointed.” Story illustration for “The Long Winter” by Walter Havighurst, published in Collier’s Weekly , February 14, 1953, with their inventory label on verso. Mixed media, including tempera, watercolor, wash, and glaze on board. 710x320 mm; 27 1 / 2 x12 1 / 2 inches, on 36x18-inch board. Signed “Reusswig” in lower right image. Matted and framed. [2,500/3,500] 195 196 196 c SAUL TEPPER. French Foreign Legion Desert Encampment. Illus­ tration for unknown publication. Not dated. Oil on canvas. 865x589 mm; 34x23 1 / 4 inches. Signed “Saul Tepper” at lower right. Two tears with restorations; canvas is loose on stretcher bars. Simple wood frame. [2,000/3,000] 197 c RALPH CROSBY SMITH. Standing Prospector. Magazine story illustration for unknown publication, 1935. Oil on canvas. 610x610mm; 24x24 inches. Signed “Ralph Crosby Smith” and dated [19]35 in lower left image. Framed. [600/800] 197