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    Sale 12040

    Interiors

    14 September 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 465

    Ronald William Fordham Searle, H.R.W.S. (Cambridge 1920-2011 Draguignan)

    The Americanisation of Europe: Credit Cards

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    Estimate

    Ronald William Fordham Searle, H.R.W.S. (Cambridge 1920-2011 Draguignan)
    The Americanisation of Europe: Credit Cards
    signed, inscribed and dated 'Ronald Searle/-For Effie & Valerios/with love from Ronald.1970/'(lower right), inscribed again '[Venture magazine 1966]' (lower left)
    pencil, pen and black ink and coloured wash on paper
    17 ¾ x 12 ½ in. (31.7 x 45 cm.)
    Executed in 1965.


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    Special Notice

    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.


    Provenance

    Mr. V. Caloutsis, Paris.


    Literature

    Venture Magazine, New York, April 1966, illustrated, not traced.


    Exhibited

    Cabinet des Estampes, Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, Ronald Searle: 250 works, 25th Jan-21 March 1973, no. 191.