Cudlippe, Thelma: a scene at the zoo

Cudlippe, Thelma: a scene at the zoo

Regular price $325.00 Sale

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Thelma Cudlippe [Grosvenor]

Crowd at the zoo’s monkey cage.

Sketch for illustration, ca. 1915;

White and black gouache on grey paper, 8 x 6.5" attributed lower right.
Condition: overall very good; rust stain from paperclip; archivally matted, but not framed.

Provenance: From estate of poster artist Charles B. Falls.
Cudlippe was one of the “Seven Vanities” — women who drew for Vanity Fair during the 1910s. Her work rarely comes on the market. 

(Entry and authentication by Roger T. Reed)