Lot 4: Wilbur Wright. 1909Platinum House
November 18, 2012
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: WEILUC (Lucien-Henri Weil, 1873-1947) Size: 8 1/2 x 12 in./21.6 x 30.4 cm As a popular cartoonist, Weiluc did endless renderings of celebrities. Here, he gives us a rather unimpressed Wilbur Wright, ignoring the many laurels around his feet in favor of attentively observing the uncharted horizon. Below, the artist has dedicated this drawing to Commandant Renard, the head of the French Defense Aviation Department.
Condition Report: Signed pencil drawing. Framed.
Dimensions: 8 1/2 x 12 in./21.6 x 30.4 cm
Artist or Maker: WEILUC (Lucien-Henri Weil, 1873-1947)