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    Sale 5328

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 101

    Kate Greenaway, R.I. (1846-1901)

    Christmas Eve: A visit from Father Christmas

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Kate Greenaway, R.I. (1846-1901)
    Christmas Eve: A visit from Father Christmas
    signed with initials 'K.G.' (lower right)
    pencil and watercolour heightened with white
    10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm.)
    See front cover illustration


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    This image was used as a Christmas card, published by The Medici Society Ltd., London.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN