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Pamela Bianco
LITTLE MICE AT PLAY
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 563 USD
JUMP TO LOT
6
Pamela Bianco
LITTLE MICE AT PLAY
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 563 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Pamela Bianco
LITTLE MICE AT PLAY
Ink and watercolor, ca.1920.

Possibly designed for a wallpaper frieze.

Measures 4-1/4 x 15 inches. With an ink sketch of a skirted mouse (on verso)


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Catalogue Note

Pamela Ruby Bianco (1906–1994) was a British-born American artist and print-maker; her mother, Margery Williams Bianco is best known for having written the classic Velveteen Rabbit, illustrated by William Nicholson (1922). Pamela was a child prodigy, encouraged to draw and paint early on and was exposed to authors and artists in her parents’ circle. Her patrons included John Galsworthy, Walter de la Mare, and Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney among others.

Icons of Children’s Illustration

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New York