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OWLSSMALL.jpgAmherst, Massachusetts—Owls, some of the most widely depicted creatures in children's

As part of a year-long celebration of two decades in existence, the National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature of Abilene, Texas, is hosting a summer exhibition dedicated to beloved children's picture book illustrator Garth Williams (1912-1996).

New York—Strong press interest and passionate collectors led to impressive prices for examples of 20th Century Illustration: Original Art / Books, Featuring Maurice Sendak on January 24.


Christine von der Linn, Swann Galleries’ Art & Illustrated Books specialist, said, “What began as a fun collaboration and experimental sale concept blossomed into an event that

New York—Swann Galleries kicks off their Winter 2013 auction season with an unprecedented sale devoted to 20th Century Illustration: Original Art / Books, Featuring Maurice Sendak on January 24. There is a plethora of original cartoons, book illustrations, dust jacket designs and sketches.

The sale opens with nearly 100 lots of illustrated books that features the Reed Orenstein
One of 100 pieces of original groundbreaking ‘Little House’ artwork by famed illustrator Garth Williams
 
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - Famed illustrator Garth Williams’ original graphite 1953 cover art for Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder - familiar
NEW YORK - More than 40 original illustrations from the classic children’s book Charlotte’s Web - including the iconic cover art - from the estate of legendary illustrator Garth Williams, will be part of Heritage Auctions’ Oct. 15