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    Sale 5328

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 72

    Edwin Austin Abbey, R.A. (American, 1852-1911)

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    Edwin Austin Abbey, R.A. (American, 1852-1911)
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    signed, inscribed and dated 'To Ernest G. Bloom/from E.A. Abbey Sep 1897' (lower left)
    black ink, unframed
    11 x 8 in. (28 x 20.3 cm.)


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    Provenance

    with The Leicester Gallery, London


    Pre-Lot Text

    ORIGINAL BOOK ILLUSTRATIONS AND CARTOONS


    Exhibited

    London, The British Art of Illustration 1800-1997, no. 36.