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# - Robinson, William Heath.
"HARMLESS INDEED WERE OUR JOYS"
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289
# - Robinson, William Heath.
"HARMLESS INDEED WERE OUR JOYS"
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 2,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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# - Robinson, William Heath.
"HARMLESS INDEED WERE OUR JOYS"
317 by 240mm, ink and watercolour heightened with gouache, signed "W. Heath-Robinson" in lower right corner, framed and glazed, some minor spotting
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Provenance

J.S. Maas & Co Ltd (gallery label)

Catalogue Note

This watercolour shows the five children of "a singularly wild-looking man" in the sea with the sands and gentle waves behind.

The illustration is from 'The Wild Man', one of the stories within Heath Robinson's Bill the Minder (first published in 1912).

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