Ludwig Bemelmans

1898-1962, New York, NY

"Sketch for 'Madeline in London'"

Watercolor on paper under glass
Signed lower center: Bemelmans, and with the artist's stamp, inscribed along the lower edge: "2 NEG - 2", Sketch for "Madeline in London"
Sight: 8" H x 10.75" W; Sheet: 8.5" H x 11" W

  • Notes: Madeline in London is a children's picture book by Ludwig Bemelmans. It features popular children's character Madeline. It was published in the August, 1961 issue of Holiday Magazine, complete with Bemelmans's drawings. It was first published in book form by Viking Press in 1961.
  • Condition: Generally good condition. Minor toning to the paper. Mat burn to the four edges. Mounted to the recto mat with linen tape in the four corners.

    Frame: 14.25" H x 16.75" W x .75" D

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