Chris Van Allsburg (American, b. 1949)
House on Maple Street from the Mysteries of Harris Burdick, 1983; Conté crayon on paper (framed); Signed and dated; 26 3/8" x 21 1/4" (sight); Exhibition: Enter the Dream World of Chris Van Allsburg, Grand Rapids Art Museum, Michigan, April 12 - July 5, 1987 (cat. no. 33); Chris Van Allsburg, Le Centre de promotion du livre de jeunesse en Seine-Saint-Denis, Montreal, Canada, December 4, 1992 - January 31, 1993 (traveled to Germany and Italy); Literature: Van Allsburg, Chris, The Mysteries of Harris Burdick, Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1984; Provenance: The artist; Allan Stone Collection, New York
Sale Price: $40,625
Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
The work of art is in very good condition. Signed and dated in pencil lower right recto. In a four-ply mat and a wood frame. Surface is clean and rich. No losses. Not examined out of the frame.