Lot 42: George Ade (American; 1866-1944), pen and ink sketchbook of illustrations, sketches, watercolor, and drawings.
December 1, 2012
Indianapolis, IN, USALive Auction
George Ade (American; 1866-1944), pen and ink sketchbook of illustrations, sketches, watercolor, and drawings. Many are signed. Along with a printed poem with penned autograph, "The Microbes's Serenade" Dedicated "To Tom Hendricks, From George Ade, Brook-Indiana, May 23, 1933."
George Ade, (from Indiana), was an American writer, newspaper columnist (Chicago), and playwright; considered possibly the first American Modern Humorist.
Pages; 9" x 6".
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