• 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 63

    Norman Thelwell (1923-2004)

    "Let's see the Jones's keep up with that"

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    Norman Thelwell (1923-2004)
    "Let's see the Jones's keep up with that"
    signed 'thelwell' (lower left) and inscribed "LET (SIC.) SEE THE JONES'S KEEP UP WITH THAT" (lower centre)
    pen and black ink, unframed
    7½ x 10 5/8 in. (19 x 27 cm.); and four unframed drawings by the same hand, including, 'I hope she's on a luxury cruise'; 'I never touch the stuff'; 'How are you keeping otherwise?'; and 'What the butler saw' (5)


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