May 2015 Auction Ends Thursday, May 28th, 5pm Pacific


Search By:
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 5/28/2015
Dr. Seuss here draws his famous ''Cat in the Hat'' from the 1957 book of the same name. The children's book author adds his original art to a 1971 abstract drawing of a woman done by Diddo Clark, a friend of Seuss'. Dr. Seuss also adds a thought bubble for the Cat that reads, ''I don't know whether the kids did. But I had FUN! Thanks to Diddo.'' Clark, an undergraduate at the University of California at San Diego, taught a class for freshman on the pursuit of excellence in which Theodor Geisel (Seuss) was a guest speaker. Includes 5'' x 11.5'' mailing envelope, postmarked 18 November 1971 from Theodor Geisel's home address, mounted to a 20'' x 6.5'' mat. Very good condition. The 7'' x 16.75'' drawing is matted to an overall size of 9.25'' x 20''. Drawing has been folded for mailing, else fine.
Original Drawing of Cat in the Hat by Dr. SeussOriginal Drawing of Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss
Original Drawing of Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss
Click above for larger image.
Current Bidding
Minimum Bid: $1,750
Final prices include buyers premium.: $1,750
Number Bids: 1
Auction closed on Thursday, May 28, 2015.
Email A Friend
Ask a Question
Have One To Sell

Auction Notepad


You may add/edit a note for this item or view the notepad:  

Submit    Delete     View all notepad items