• Children's Books, Original Ill auction at Christies

    Sale 5950

    Children's Books, Original Illustrations and Vintage Film Posters

    10 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 72

    Ernest Archibald Taylor (1874-1952)

    Blackbird welcoming in the dawn: Design for a stained glass window

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Ernest Archibald Taylor (1874-1952)
    Blackbird welcoming in the dawn: Design for a stained glass window
    signed with initials 'E.A.T.' (lower right)
    pen and black ink and watercolour
    8 3/8 x 3½ in. (21.3 x 9 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Miss Merle Taylor
    Miss Merle Taylor sale; Sotheby's, Glasgow, 21 June 1977, lot 368.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 25 February 1988, lot 243.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR