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    Sale 5747

    A Sporting Garland: Works by Cecil Aldin

    12 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 96

    Cecil Charles Windsor Aldin, R.B.A. (1870-1935)

    A couple with their pug outside the Circulating Library and Hienemann Bookseller

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    Cecil Charles Windsor Aldin, R.B.A. (1870-1935)
    A couple with their pug outside the Circulating Library and Hienemann Bookseller
    signed 'Cecil/Aldin' (lower right)
    pen and black ink, watercolour and coloured chalks
    7¾ x 8½ in. (19.6 x 22 cm.)


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    An illustration from Wives, part of a series of five books illustrated by Aldin. The other titles were: Husbands; Henpecked Husbands; An Old Fashioned Christmas; and An Old Fashioned Christmas Eve.

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Phillips, Bath, 3rd June 1991, lot 9.
    with the Hampton Hill Gallery, Middlesex.