Lot 88: Mary Petty, American (1899- 1979)
October 19, 2016
Closter, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: Two vintage figural prints framed under glass. Interior scene with a lady by the fire was The New Yorker cover March 14, 1942. Interior scene depicting a maid polishing silver was The New Yorker cover November 10, 1945. Both are signed in print on the lower left side. Petty was well known for being an illustrator of books, magazines and for a series of covers done for The New Yorker featuring her invented Peabody family. Height: 20", Width: 14 3/4" & 15 1/2". Image Size Height: 16", Width: 10 3/4" & 11 1/2" (Fine art, New York, New Jersey) STERLING ASSOCIATES STRIVES TO PROVIDE ACCURATE, OBJECTIVE, & FAIR INFORMATION ON ALL LOTS. WE WILL BE HAPPY TO ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS AND PROVIDE ADDITIONAL PHOTOS. WE ADVISE THAT YOU, OR SOMEONE ON YOUR BEHALF, INSPECT ANY ITEM(S) AND COME TO YOUR OWN CONCLUSIONS BEFORE BIDDING. ALL SALES ARE FINAL. PLEASE SEE TERMS & CONDITIONS.