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Ludwig Bemelmans

Illustration for 'Madeline and the Bad Hat' ("Pepito carried a bulging sack")

Ludwig Bemelmans

Ludwig Bemelmans

Illustration for 'Madeline and the Bad Hat' ("Pepito carried a bulging sack")

Illustration for 'Madeline and the Bad Hat' ("Pepito carried a bulging sack")

Ludwig Bemelmans

1898 - 1962

Illustration for 'Madeline and the Bad Hat' ("Pepito carried a bulging sack")


signed Bemelmans (lower right)

mixed media on paperboard laid down on board

board: 24 ¾ by 27 ¾ inches (62.9 by 70.5 cm)

framed: 32 by 44 ½ inches (81.3 by 113 cm)

Executed circa 1957.

The board is affixed to stretchers. There is staining and frame abrasion along the extreme outer edges with a small tear at center bottom edge beneath the frame and the paperboard appears to be lightly toned. There are some scattered spots of staining throughout and there is a spot of glue remnants at the center upper margin beneath the frame.


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The artist
[with]Hammer Galleries, New York
Private collection, New York (acquired from the above)
By descent to the present owner
Ludwig Bemelmans, Madeline and the Bad Hat, New York, 1957, illustrated