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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF THE RT. HON. LORD HUTCHINSON OF LULLINGTON, Q.C.

Henry Tonks
ILLUSTRATION FOR THE 'LOVERS OF ORELAY' BY GEORGE MOORE
LOT SOLD. 1,875 GBP
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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF THE RT. HON. LORD HUTCHINSON OF LULLINGTON, Q.C.

Henry Tonks
ILLUSTRATION FOR THE 'LOVERS OF ORELAY' BY GEORGE MOORE
LOT SOLD. 1,875 GBP
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Henry Tonks
1862-1937
ILLUSTRATION FOR THE 'LOVERS OF ORELAY' BY GEORGE MOORE
Mary Hutchinson posed  for Henry Tonks’s comic, Boucher-esque illustrations of ‘The Lovers of Orelay’, a somewhat scandalous episode in the autobiography, Memoirs of My Dead Life, first published in 1906, by his good friend, the Irish author George Moore.
signed with initials and dedicated
pencil and chalk on card
25.5 by 39.5cm.; 10¼ by 15½in.
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Provenance

Gifted by the Artist to Mary Hutchinson, and thence by descent to the late owner

Made in Britain

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