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    Sale 5356

    Christie's Interiors

    3 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 193

    Frank Henry Mason, R.I., R.S.M.A. (1876-1965)

    Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh

    Price Realised  


    Frank Henry Mason, R.I., R.S.M.A. (1876-1965)
    Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh
    signed and inscribed 'Rough Sketch/Frank H Mason' (lower right)
    pencil, watercolour and bodycolour, unframed
    10 x 14½ in. (25.4 x 36.8 cm.); and A large quantity of sketchbooks and unframed drawings, the majority of maritime subjects and landscapes by the same hand
    a collection

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    Attached to the back of the first part of this lot is a letter from Buckingham Palace, with the compliments of The Lady-in-Waiting to Her Majesty The Queen, inscribed 'This sketch selected, see letter by separate post' which relates to the use of this image as a christmas card.

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    The first part of this lot was used for a christmas card.