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    Sale 5902

    Christie's Interiors

    17 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 245

    George Finch Mason (1850-1915)

    The gap

    Price Realised  


    George Finch Mason (1850-1915)
    The gap
    signed 'Finch Mason' (lower left) and inscribed 'Oh papa dear do mind that horrid horse' (lower left) and further inscribed 'The Gap./Now, Son, I don't want to be made a meal of/by that brute of yours/Hold up horse!' (lower right)
    pencil, pen and brown ink and watercolour heightened with bodycolour
    9½ x 13½ in. (24.1 x 34 cm.)

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