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English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations, including The Garrett Herman Collection: The Age of Darwin

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Searle, Ronald
"BEHIND THAT PASTY, VACUOUS, SPECTACLED FACE FLAMED UNSWERVING DEVOTION..."
90 by 130mm., pen and ink drawing, signed and dated lower right "Ronald Searle 1952", inscribed with title and publishing details, mounted, framed and glazed
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Provenance

Chris Beetles Limited, "The British Art of Illustration 1850-2000", no 686

Exhibited

The British Art of Illustration 1850-2000, no.686

Catalogue Note

ONE OF SEARLE'S CLASSIC ILLUSTRATIONS FOR ST. TRINIAN'S. Published (as 'Holding stinkeroo Tracy's hand') within Timothy Shy and Ronald Searle's The Terror of St. Trinian's (1952).

English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations, including The Garrett Herman Collection: The Age of Darwin

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London