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Rackham, Arthur
"'SOMEBODY HAS BEEN SITTING IN MY CHAIR, AND HAS SAT THE BOTTOM OUT OF IT!; SAID THE LITTLE, SMALL, WEE BEAR" (FOR ARTHUR RACKHAM'S FAIRY BOOK)
244 by 165mm., fine ink and watercolour drawing, signed lower right "Arthur Rackham", artist's name on reverse (together with other notes), laid-down to board, mounted, adhesive residue at edges not affecting image
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Provenance

Exhibited: "Arthur Rackham - Illustrations Drawings and Watercolours" (Graves Art Gallery, Sheffield; Bristol City Art Gallery and Museum; Victoria and Albert Museum), December 1979 - April 1980, item 63

Catalogue Note

One of eight coloured plates within the Arthur Rackham Fairy Book, first published in 1933.

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