Lot 29: (CURRY, JOHN STEUART.) Schmeckebier, Laurence E. John Steuart Curry''s Pageant of America.

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December 1, 2016, 1:30 PM EST
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Description: (CURRY, JOHN STEUART.) Schmeckebier, Laurence E. John Steuart Curry''s Pageant of America. Numerous color and monochrome reproductions, but with a full-page watercolor by curry of john brown on front endpaper. 8vo, publisher''s cloth stamped in gold and red; portrait of Curry and flap descriptions from dust jacket mounted to endpapers. First Edition. New York: American Artists Group, 1943
Notes: full-page watercolor of john brown in rally cry, captioned with the motto of kansas, inscribed: "Ad Astra per Aspera" for Irene Buck with appreciation. John Steuart Curry June 16, 1944."
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