Stephen Koschal ~ Quality Autographs & Signed Books
Serving Collectors, Libraries, Institutions, Autograph Galleries and Dealers with
Autographs and Signed Books in all Fields of Collecting Since 1967.

7155 Sand Crest View, Colorado Springs, CO 80923 USA ~ Phone (561) 315-3622 ~ skoschal@aol.com

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Creator of Smiley

BALL, Harvey Color photograph, 8”x10”, of Harvey Ball holding a poster  for the first World Smile Day.  Harvey Ball has signed the photograph and has hand drawn an original “Smiley” face. $85.00

Gutzon Borglum
American Sculptor, ceator of Mount Rushmore. A Unique Photograph Signed of Mount Rushmore as a work in progress. $750.00

Stone Carver/Driller of Mt. Rushmore

CLIFFORD, Don Baseball card size color portrait of Don Clifford standing in front of the Mt. Rushmore memorial holding stone with holes that he drilled. Hand signed on the verso. $22.50

Original Sketch of a Shooting Star

DALI, Salvador His book “Hidden Faces” Dial press, New York, 1944, First Edition. Four hundred fourteen pages, very good copy with dust jacket.  On the front free endpaper Dali has signed his name and dated it “1970”.   $775.00

Uncommon Signed “Appeal to the Great Spirit”

DALLIN, Cyrus E. Printed portrait of “Appeal of the Great Spirit”  8”x12” signed in ink “Cyrus E. Dallin” and dated in his hand “Se.1924.” Housed in a period frame.  $350.00

DORE, Paul Gustavo Autograph letter signed, one page, no date, in French. Friendly content, not translated but sends greetings and sets up an appointment. Boldly signed. $495.00

ERTE Envelope, 6.5”x8” sent from France postmarked, Paris 13.12.88. Hand addressed by Erte to a U.S. Autograph collector Tom Price in Belle Meade, New Jersey. On the flap of the envelope, the artist has signed his name and wrote his return address.  $85.00

FOX, Fontaine Drawn on the back of a 2 cent postcard and sent to a collector in Connecticut as a Christmas greeting for 1957.. $175.00

FRELENG, Friz Marvelous two volume set of books, boxed.  Animation: The Art of Friz Freleng,  Donovan Publishers, 1994. Vol.#1, 240 pages, illustrates pictures and stories about the life of Friz Freleng in animation. The spine is in leather and this is copy #379/4000 copies signed by Friz Freleng on a  page which contains a hologram of the Warner Brothers characters.  Second volume also with a leather spine contains a VHS and tape cassette. Both volumes are contained in a protective leather bound slipcase. The books are housed in the original publisher’s special packaging and box.   $375.00

Scarce Double Signed “The Cat in the Hat”

GEISEL, Theodore (Dr. Seuss) Color portrait of  The Cat in the Hat holding a rake with a crooked handle. Signed with his very scarce double signature “Dr. Seuss, Theodore Geisel.”  Measures 6”x9”. $675.00
Cover of Jan. 1, 1925 Life Magazine

GIBSON, Charles Dana Color print from the New Years issue of Life Magazine (1925) of an angel making a toast to the 1925 New Years Baby. The top of the table is covered with fruits and drink.  Lengthy two line inscription signed by Gibson. $275.00

GORMAN, R.C. Folding brochure for the Artistic Gallery in Scottsdale, Arizona.  When opened the top panel contains a color photograph of the artist. Signed “R.C. Gorman” across his chest. $85.00
 
Chester Gould A Sketch of Dick Tracy signed with Gould's Iconic Signature. $250.00

GROSS, Chaim Uncommon original sketch of two figures balancing themselves on one hand. Signed and dated along with a two word sentiment: “Best wishes, Chaim Gross, March 28’ 66”. $195.00

GROSS, Chaim Lithograph, in color, for The World Federation of United Nations Associations. 1980 Flag Series. Limited to 1500 signed copies, this is copy number 1394. Together with the informative documentation sheet  (COA). Very attractive and colorful. $175.00

HARING, Keith Original sketch of his famous “Radiant Baby” signed and dated “89” on a 3”x5” card. SOLD

HOCKNEY, David Card measuring 4”x6”  with one of his works “Flowers Made of Paper and Black Ink” (1971) signed “D. Hockney” on the lower white margin.  $85.00

Drew Tarzan For 12 Years

HOGARTH, Burne Uncommon and excellent content autograph letter signed. $150.00

HURD, Peter Autograph letter signed, one very full page, June 7, 1939, San Patricio, N.M.  Wonderful letter to a friend sending some lithographs, numbered, signed and priced. Hurd wants to give one as a gift. On the verso is a four line P.S. signed “Peter” and a half page of notes by a former owner of this letter.  $275.00

Rare Signed Photograph of Jasper Johns

JOHNS, Jasper Photograph, B&W, 8”x10” of the artist drawing.  Signed on the lower left area of the photograph.  $185.00

JONES, Chuck Color printed cartoon, measures appx: 7.5”x10.5”, of Tweety taking a bath with Sylvester sneaking up behind him with a towel. Hand signed by Chuck Jones.  $150.00

Bob Kane Set of Original Signed Batman & Robin Sketches $775.00

Rare Letter of One of the Greatest Photographers

KARSH, Yousuf Early typed letter signed, one and a half pages on his name imprinted letterhead. $275.00

Scarce Combination of Signatures: Jack Kirby and Stan Lee
Jack Kirby known as “The King of Comics

KIRBY, Jack LEE, Stan Marvel 1991 Super Hero’s card  #41 for “The Invisible Woman.” Hand signed, using a silver ink pen by Jack Kirby and Stan Lee. Lee adds the date “92” in his hand. $95.00

THE PICASSO OF CUBA
The First Great Artist of Neo-African Painting

LAM, WILFREDO Original pen & ink drawing of a woman (untitled) half length, wearing an ornate hat with ribbons and an ornate blouse. Overall size 5.5”x7”. image size 3.25”x2.25”.  Signed by Lam with an exceptionally large signature and dated by the artist “Habana 1954”. $4,900.00


Walter Lantz Original Signed Sketch of Woody Woodpecker. $125.00

LEAR, Edward Autograph letter signed, no date, one page. “if I can be useful to you on this side of the Atlantic, pray command me. I am faithfully yours, Edward Lear”. $550.00

LICHTENSTEIN, Roy A very uncommon signature well centered on a 3”x5” card. A wonderful example to frame along with your favorite Lichtenstein print. $95.00

Very Uncommon Signed Photograph of Roy Lichtenstein

LICHTENSTEIN, Roy Postcard photograph, B&W, of Roy Lichtenstein, head and shoulders pose, wearing a sweater and jacket and looking directly into the camera. Taken and printed in Germany in 1982. Boldly autographed in full on the lower white margin. SOLD


LICHTENSTEIN,  Roy Master of Pop Art. Title page removed from a book “Roy Lichtenstein”. Signed across the center of the page. SOLD

RARE AUSTRIAN ARTIST/SCULPTOR

LYDIS,  Mariette Exquisitely sculptured hand from a solid piece of wood, housed in the original glass coffin like showcase. Her signature is carved in the wood. $1,850.00

CHOICE Content of J.F. Millet on the Death
Of His Friend Theo. Rousseau

MILLET, Jean Francois Autograph letter signed, one full page, Barbizon, Dec. 22, 1867. To “My Very dear Friend”.  We quote the letter in full:  “Our poor Rousseau died this morning at nine o’clock. Together with a printed portrait of Millet which was drawn by himself in 1847. SOLD

The Great Western Artist Thomas Moran writes about Utah
eighteen years before it becomes a State.

MORAN, Thomas Rare and very lengthy four page autograph letter signed. $750.00

MOSES, Grand Ma Color print, measures 5”x7”, removed from her book which was titled “Covered Bridge” boldly signed in ink on the light portion of the sky. $225.00.

NEIMAN, Leroy Original self portrait of his face, wearing a hat and smoking a cigar in a No Smoking Zone.  Sketched  on a heavy card, measures 6”x9”.  Inscribed: “To Genny, LeRoy Neiman ’92.”. $775.00

Uncommon “Genuine” Signature of Wallace Nutting

NUTTING, Wallace Choice signature dated “1927” on the letterhead of Old America Company, Framingham, Massachusetts. $55.00

O’KEEFFE, Georgia Russell postage stamps with the plate block number printed above.  Signed on the selvage, in ink, “Georgia O’Keeffe”. $475.00

The Utimate Georgia O'Keeffe Check with Excellent Association

O'KEEFFE, Georgia Very rare double endorsed check. Check from the noted autograph company Walter R. Benjamin Autographs.$1,150.00

Father of American Illustration

PYLE, Howard Choice color print of a seated woman holding flowers.  Signed in pencil in the lower white margin. Print measures appx. 5.5”x7”, overall size 14”x16”. $450.00

Rembrandt Peale Discusses a new picture and revisions in a very desirable Autograph Letter Signed. $1,595.00

Original Drawing of a Rizzi-Bird

RIZZI, James Original drawing using a black Sharpie pen of a flying Rizzi-Bird on a 4“x6” card. Boldly signed. $135.00

One of the Greatest Artists of the 20th Century

PICASSO, Pablo Color portrait, removed from a book, half length pose smoking a cigarette.  Measures appx. 10”x12”.  This is one of a very few oversized items Picasso signed through the mail in April 1970.  Signed using a blue artist pencil. $1,250.00

One of the Greatest Artists of the 20th Century

PICASSO, Pablo Portrait of Picasso cut from a magazine, in his studio painting one of his plates. Measures appx. 7.5”x11”,  black and white, The artist has signed his name with a blue artist pencil on the light area of a mantle. Signature obtained through the mail during the early 1970’s. SOLD

Diego Rivera A Signed Book. The famed Mexican painter's 1934 book, Portrait of America. $1,075.00
 
Norman Rockwell Autograph Note Signed discussing the painting of the Russian Heads. $475.00

Photographer of the Flag raising at Iwo Jima

ROSENTHAL, Joeo Large colorful cachet of the Emblem with six different  U.S. 3 cent postage stamps. One of the stamps is the Iwo Jima illustrating the raising of the American Flag.  Cancelled, Washington, D.C. May 9, 1946. Hand signed by Joe Rosenthal above the colorful cachet. $250.00

Created the Balloons for Thanksgiving Macy’s Day Parade

SARG, Tony Wonderful typed letter signed on his very ornate letterhead “Tony Sargs’ Marionettes.” SOLD

Fabulous ink sketch by Tony Sarg

SARG, Tony Original wash, black & white,  folio, measures appx. 13”x14” of a big thug holding a man with one hand, off the ground.  Titled “The Opposite of Strong is Weak.”  Boldly signed in full adding the date “(19)34.” SOLD

Father of Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade - Illustrator

SARG, Tony Original ink-wash for Parent’s Magazine. Measures appx. 12x14”.  Depicts a man running away from a vicious dog. The dog has grabbed a hold of the man’s pants at the rear, tearing away material. Boldly signed and dated: “Tony Sarg/36”. SOLD

SARG, Tony Original watercolor in color of a giraffe, appx. 7.25”x11”. Boldly signed. Would frame well. SOLD
 
Dr. Seuss Exceptional Cat in the Hat Signed Print $165.00

Original Sketch of Snoopy as a Golfer
The Story of Charles Schulz

SCHULZ, Charles M. JOHNSON, Rheta Grimsley  (1953-   ) Award winning reporter, columnist for King Features Syndicate.  Her book: “Good Grief, The Story of Charles Schulz”. Pharos Books, New York, 1980, First Edition.  On the front free endpaper is a large sketch of “Snoopy” as a golfer. Inscribed to “Pat” and signed “Charles Schulz”.   $495.00

SCHULZ, Charles Four ceramic figures, Charlie Brown measures 8” high, Lucy measures 8” high, Baby measures 6” high and Snoopy measures 7” high.  Initialed and dated “71” by the maker of this one of a kind set.  Signed in blue ink “Charles Schulz” on the head of Snoopy.  $375.00

SCHULZ, Charles Original sketch of “Snoopy” as a golfer on a heavy stock board measuring 8.5”x8.5”.  Snoopy is smiling and holding a golf club in the grass.  SOLD

SCHULZ, Charles Vintage red brick made by a company named “Shultz” from the area of Newark, New Jersey.  This brick was mailed to Charles Schulz with a request that he autograph the brick. He autographed the brick and made corrections to the spelling of  the similar name of his on the brick by adding a “c” and crossing out the “t”. SOLD

Choice Content Letter

SLOAN, Eric Choice typed letter signed, one full page on his name/address imprinted letterhead. $125.00

SLOAN, Eric Autograph letter signed, one page, no date on his name and address imprinted letterhead. $135.00

SNOWDON, Lord Scarce typed letter signed on the imprinted letterhead of Kensington Palace.  Dated March 8, 1972. $100.00

One of America’s Most Respected Realist Painters

SOYER, Raphael Color print, appx. 7”x9.5” of ten women in a crowd, possibly at an art gallery.  Signed in full by Raphael Soyer across the chest of one of the women. $85.00

Only Person that Hitler Put a Price of 1M on His Head

SZYK, Arthur Szyk’s most famous illumination of the United States of America. Published by K. Bileski. Printed in the U.S.A. by A. Jaffe. Image size appx. 7”x8” in full color. Vignettes of a steamboat, Pony Express, the industrial revolution, an Indian and a locomotive surround the central emblem The United States of America surmounted by the American Eagle. Hand signed “Arthur Szyk” near the bottom right margin. $575.00

Interview - September 1985 - Signed by Andy Warhol

WARHOL, Andy Interview magazine, September 1985, Movies A-Z/Sylvester Stallone.  Very large magazine, 11”x17”  in remarkably good condition. Andy Warhol has boldly signed his name across the front cover. $325.00

WARHOL, Andy A fabulous “in person” full signature boldly signed using a blue Sharpie Pen, on a 3”x5” card. SOLD

WENDELIN, Rudolph Original ink sketch, overall size 8.5”x11” on heavy paper board, blue in color, of Smokey wearing his famous hat. The artist has added Smokey’s name to the hat and has written the Bear’s famous quote “Prevent Forest Fires!”  Very boldly signed “Smokey, Rudolph Wendelin, ‘93”. $295.00

Benjamin West Autograph Letter Signed, d. 1812, to the Fellows at Dulwick College explaining his wife's ill-health prevents his traveling. $1,850.00

WHISTLER, James A. McNeill Autograph letter signed, one page, 110 Rue de Bac, Jan. 18 [n.y.].  $975.00


Very Rare Illustrated Letter by Rex Whistler

WHISTLER, Reginald John “Rex” Charming, illustrated Autograph Letter Signed, 2 pages, on both sides of a 4to leaf. At the top center of page one is an original sketch, a witty pen and ink drawing of a penitent figure (self portrait of Whistler) covered in patched sackcloth and smoking ashes. On the verso are a much larger drawing appx. 5”X3.5” in pen, ink & charcoal, illustrating four panels above a staircase, depicting pastoral scenes. $2,500.00

American Artist Noted for Illustrating Charlotte’s Web and other Classics

WILLIAMS, Garth Original ink sketch, full length of a woman sitting in an elaborate chair. Measures appx. 7”x10”, page 92 from his sketch book. Signed with his uncommon full signature. $95.00






Stephen Koschal ~ Quality Autographs & Signed Books
Serving Collectors, Libraries, Institutions, Autograph Galleries and Dealers with
Autographs and Signed Books in all Fields of Collecting Since 1967.

7155 Sand Crest View, Colorado Springs, CO 80923 USA ~ Phone (561) 315-3622 ~ skoschal@aol.com