Preparatory pencil sketch of the first panel of plate 7 with this beautiful portrait of Mortimer dressed as a shipwrecked man for The Devil's Trap.
Published by Le Lombard in 1962.
15x17 cm. A certificate from PHILIPPE Biermé - at the time President of the E.P Jacobs Foundation - is attached, signed and dated March 6, 1998.
Provenance: lot 117, auction SVV Millon, December 9, 2012.