Giorgio Trevisan (biography)Medium:
Watercolour on BoardSize:
19" x 7" (490mm x 170mm)Date:
c. 1965This is the original Watercolour painting by Giorgio Trevisan.
Single panel watercolour artwork from a 1960's adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's very famous fairy tale The Ugly Duckling.
Treasure magazine seems the most likely home, due to the readership age and panel structure. The blue/white of the swans is offset by the pink of the blossom, a wonderful panel by Trevisan.
Giorgio Trevisan is a very successful Italian comics artist who spent about a decade working for Fleetway / IPC between 1960 and 1970. Note crease in card above ducklings head on the left; condition reflected in the price.