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"Nathaniel Hawthorne Posing with a Formally Dressed Gopher" by Dennis Corrigan
Etching & Aquatint, ca. 1975, AAA ed. of 250, 9-3/8 x 12-1/8, signed and inscribed AP in pencil, with the printers blindstamp lower right corner, on Arches Buff wove paper.A delightful and detailed fantasy by Corrigan, well known for his complex satirical etched portraits of noteable historical figures.