Lot 39
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BEERBOHM, 'DRAUGHTING A BILL AT THE BOARD OF TRADE', INK AND WATERCOLOUR, 1909

Estimate
5,000 - 7,000 GBP
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27,500 GBP
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Description

  • Beerbohm, Max
  • ‘Draughting a Bill at the Board of Trade’ (‘Mr Churchill: “Oh, I understand all these figures, right enough. What we’ve got to do, Gentlemen, is to put some - er - humanising ginger into ’em”’)
322 by 403mm., pen ink and watercolour, signed and dated 1909, inscribed with title, mounted together with extracts from the 1957 Leicester Galleries exhibition catalogue, framed and glazed
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