1949 Monkey Cartoon Wall Calendar by Lawson Wood "No Ceiling"

$22.95

Only 1 available

VINTAGE LAWSON WOOD MONKEY CARTOON ART WALL CALENDAR
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Agnes Flennanger rolled her eyes as she handed her husband Lester one of the 500 Lawson Wood Monkey Calendars that were just delivered. Agnes was the office manager and bookkeeper for the couple’s Billings, Montana Refrigeration and Heating company. He began to laugh uproariously as he rolled out the calendar and studied the cartoon art. Lester loved the Lawson Wood monkey cartoon paintings. He loved them so much that every year he insisted upon ordering 500 calendars featuring the Wood’s monkey art to give to his customers. He would also give one to each of employees along with a turkey as their Christmas bonus. Agnes was not such a fan of monkey art and each year begged him to order some calendars with a lovely scenic photos or something that did not include monkeys.

“Now Agnes, admit it..this here is REAL art…look at all the details. This one's even better than last year's,” Lester said to his wife as he was still chuckling over the the illustration.

“Oh Lester...next year we’re getting calendars with scenic landscape photos,” she scolded as she left his office. She glanced back to see him still gawking and laughing at the calendar rolled out on his desk all the while peeling a banana for his afternoon snack.

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ITEM DESCRIPTION:
Here's a unique item sure to please the monkey art lover--a large, 1949 wall calender featuring he watercolor painting of monkey's doing business by renowned artists/illustrator Lawson Wood. This particular calendar features his painting entitled "No Ceiling" and is a tintogravure print with vibrant colors with a great retro vibe. The calendar measures 33.5" (85 cm) tall and is 16" (40.5 cm) wide with a thing metal band on the top and bottom as well as a hanging loop on the top. There is also a December 1949 paper calender stapled below the illustration. The illustration itself measures 18.5" tall (47 cm) X 15" wide (38 cm). Underneath the calendar is a full year calendar for 1949 as well as description of the illustration. This fun calendar would look great framed or mount and frame just the illustration by itself. It will ship to you in a mailing tube for best protection.

CONDITION:
This paper calendar is in overall good vintage condition considering its age. The paper has yellowed slightly but the graphics are vibrant and it has a beautiful vintage look to it. We found a 2" (5 cm) long tear near the bottom as well as a few small tears along the edges. We also found a few light water stains and pencil marks marks on toward the bottom of the piece and on the stapled calendar page. The top illustration itself is very clean.

We have several other Lawson Wood monkey calendars you might also consider:
https://www.etsy.com/listing/199846099/1950-tintogravure-wall-calendar
https://www.etsy.com/listing/199847057/1951-tintogravure-wall-calendar
https://www.etsy.com/listing/199839354/1952-tintogravure-wall-calendar

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