ORIGINAL COLLINS MYSTERY ARTWORK
The ORIGINAL, hand-painted dustwrapper artwork by William Randell for Collins Mystery series starring Norman Conquest, The Big Brain. The book, by Edwy Searles Brooks, the British crime novelist, writing under the pen name Berkeley Gray (he also wrote as Victor Gunn amongst others), was later to be published in 1959. This piece is hand-painted and measures 194 mm x 154 mm, mounted on a light white board. The margins of the white board include pencilled instructions to the printer, with further instructions and details on a pink slip pasted to the back. The piece has been SIGNED by William Randell. Unique.
(Frame for illustrative purposes but can be sold separately)
Publisher: Collins Mystery; Artwork 1959; Book 1959