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FROM THE ESTATE OF JEAN DE BRUNHOFF

De Brunhoff, Jean
THE GREAT TREE TREAT
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348

FROM THE ESTATE OF JEAN DE BRUNHOFF

De Brunhoff, Jean
THE GREAT TREE TREAT
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De Brunhoff, Jean
THE GREAT TREE TREAT
172 by 260mm., ink and monochrome watercolour drawing, unsigned, marked in blue pencil showing edit lines, printer's annotations on reverse together with remnants of labels
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Catalogue Note

Published on 21 January 1937 within the Daily Sketch, with the caption including "Here you see how he [Father Christmas] kept his promise, bringing with him a Christmas tree. Arthur and Zephir, Pom, Flora and Alexander, had never seen anything as beautiful as the tree glowing with lights". When published as a coloured illustration in 1940 the illustration featured as a double-spread image on page 38-39.

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