Art-Original Pencil Drawing-Illistration from The Shire Colt by Zheya Gray-Tutt Estate

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This is a great drawing, by the book illustrator and author Zhenya Gay (note the spelling). Gay is best known for writing and illustrating books for children, and particularly for her illustrations of baby animals. Some of her most famous works include Pancho and His Burro (1930); The Shire Colt (1931); Sakimura (1937); Manuelito of Costa Rica (1940); Look! (1952); Jingle Jangle (1953); and Who's Afraid? (1965). She also illustrated the works of many other authors including Thomas De Quincey's Confessions of an English Opium-Eater (1930); Oscar Wilde's Ballad of Reading Gaol (1937); Walt Whitman's There Was a Child Went Forth (1943); and Christine Von Hagen's Pablo of Flower Mountain (1956).

Typically it is her books, rather than single illustrations, that sell at auction, but I have found once example of a less characteristic ink drawing of a female nude which sold for $110 in January 2015.
16" x 12.1/2" framed the art is 10" x 7 1/2"

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