SIGNED LIMITED EDITION.
SENDAK, Maurice (illustrator). A Signed Original Lithograph, "Mother Goose". .
A poster-sized coloured lithograph (circa 500 x 430mm) depicting Mother Goose seated on two large books, writing with a quill pen, with a goose alongside; a fine example.
A limited edition of 300, signed by Sendak. This image was used for the dustwrapper, and title-page, of the volume Tail Feathers from Mother Goose: The Opie Rhyme Book (1988) which was published to raise funds for the Opie collection of children's books held at the Bodleian Library. Maurice Sendak is one of the best-loved illustrators of children's literature and is most famous as the author of the great American classic Where The Wild Things Are (1963).