27 September 2016,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 2,375
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
Maxwell Ashby Armfield, R.W.S. (Ringwood, Hampshire 1881-1972 Warminster, Wiltshire)
Sylvia's Travels: The Queen's writing to everyone she knows
signed and dated 'MAXWELL ARMFIELD 1910' (lower right), and inscribed as title (in the margin)
pen and grey ink and watercolour heightened with bodycolour, unframed
11 x 9¼ in. (28 x 23.5 cm.)
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This lot is offered without reserve.
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