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Hounded Johnny Allegro – george Raft

Robert Stewart Sherriffs (1906-1960)

SIGNED
INSCRIBED WITH TITLE AND 'ONE-MAN DOG' BELOW MOUNT
PEN AND INK
9 1/4 X 13 1/2 INCHES
ILLUSTRATED: PUNCH, 28 DECEMBER 1949, PAGE 720
EXHIBITED: 'THE ILLUSTRATORS. THE BRITISH ART OF ILLUSTRATION 1800-2013'
NOVEMBER 2013 - JANUARY 2014, NO 329

Also known as Johnny Allegro, Hounded (Ted Tetzlaff, USA, 1949) concerns a reformed hoodlum who goes on a dangerous mission acting as an undercover agent for the treasury department to trap an international gang of counterfeiters.


Price
£450

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