The Rabbits' Christmas Party, Illustration by Beatrix Potter
Sotheyby's auction reported the buyer of the watercolor is a privet British collector. "The Rabbits' Christmas Party" was one of 20 illustrations, books, Christmas cards and letters by Ms. Potter for sale in the auction, which in total brought in almost $1.5 million.
On of the Biggs very own illustrations by Frank E. Schoonover
In addition to a fine collection of paintings, furniture and sculpture, the Biggs is proud to feature the largest public holding of illustrations by American illustrator, Frank E. Schoonover. Better known as the "room with the pirates", the Schoonover Gallery is an excellent place to visit if you happen to be an illustration fan.