“His hands danced the flight of the giant whistling butterflies”.

Watercolor and ink on paper, signed “Bemelmans” (lower right) and captioned. 6-3/4 x 6-1/4 in. Lower right corner excised and replaced, small closed tear and some soiling. Matted, with caption matted below image. Literature: Bemelmans, Small Beer (The Viking Press, 1939), p. 83. Item #100476

Originally published in Small Beer, one of Bemelmans’ early books, based on his experiences in Hollywood.

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