Original Illustrations to Ogden Nash Christmas Book

The Untold Adventures of Santa Claus: 30 original line illustrations for this Odgen Nash title: pen and india ink on bristol board, one signed “Ionicus”.

n.p: Ca. 1965.

Price: $2,500.00

About the item

1 vols. The drawings average about 4 x 6 inches. Original Illustrations to Ogden Nash Christmas Book. Fine condition. Dictionary of British Cartoonists and Caricaturists 1730-1980, p. 6.

Item #25615

Armitage (born 1913) is a noted English painter and illustrator; his work has been described as “meticulously executed drawings incised with pellucid linearity”, and these amusing drawings are very nice indeed

These were drawn to accompany the first of two Christmas books by the well known poet Ogden Nash.