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    Sale 5316

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    18 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 78

    Percy Hutton 'Poy' Fearon (1874-1948)

    The "Dough-Dough"

    Price Realised  

    Percy Hutton 'Poy' Fearon (1874-1948)
    The "Dough-Dough"
    signed 'Poy' (lower right)
    pen and black ink
    8½ x 7½ in. (21.5 x 19 cm.); and Seven further pen and ink political caricatures by the same hand (8)


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    Percy Hutton Fearon, or 'Poy', was born in Shanghai on 6th September 1874 and studied at the Students' League in New York and Herkomer's School in Bushey, England. He lived in London, and from 1913 he contributed political cartoons, such as these, to the Evening Standard.

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