• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5659

    Christie's Interiors

    12 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 239

    Arthur Wardle, R.I. (1864-1949)

    A polar bear defending his catch

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Arthur Wardle, R.I. (1864-1949)
    A polar bear defending his catch
    signed 'Arthur/Wardle' (lower right)
    pencil and pastel
    15 x 22¾ in. (38.1 x 57.8 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 23 November 1994, lot 227.