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Sendak for Sale: The Most Unique Items Available at Sotheby’s

47 pieces of original art by Maurice Sendak are currently up for sale at Sotheby’s in New York. According to the AP, “prices range from $3,000 to $950,000”.

So gather up your pennies, folks – the sale runs until December 18.

Below are three of my favorite items, but you can click here to see the whole lot (scroll down).

Wild Thing Cow

“Moo-reese” A Tabletop Cow

Wild Things Animation Cel

Animation Cel: Max Arriving at the Island of the Wild Things

Wild Thing Toy Designs

Wild Thing Toy Designs

About Travis Jonker

Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at scopenotes@gmail.com, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.