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    Sale 5316

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    18 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 61

    Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

    A budding actress

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
    A budding actress
    signed, inscribed and dated 'Ronald Searle/1956/A moving picture girl/page 25 The Big City/Budding actress' (lower left) and further variously inscribed throughout
    pen and brown ink and brown wash with scratching out, unframed
    20½ x 16 in. (52.1 x 40.7 cm.)


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    Literature

    Punch, 2 May 1956.
    Alex Atkinson and Ronald Searle, The Big City: or The New Mayhew, Perpetua Books, London, 1958, p25.