"Backwoods Hussy, Paperback Cover"   Lot no. 1015

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By Rudy Nappi (American- 1923)

1952 (Estimated)
22.25" x 16.25"
Oil on Board
Signed Lower Left



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This classic Nappi painting was first published as the cover for Backwoods Hussy by Hallam Whitney (PBO, Original books #723 1952): Passion and hate in the Florida scrub country! It was also used as the cover painting for the reprinted edition, Star Novel #762 (1956), published under the same title with only a minor change to the cover blurb: Passion and desire in the Florida scrub country!

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