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    Sale 5316

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    18 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 71

    Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)

    Toujours Provence: The forest became thicker and the track narrower

    Price Realised  

    Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
    Toujours Provence: The forest became thicker and the track narrower
    signed and inscribed 'Ronald Searle/P.Mayle 4 Passing so. The forest became thicker/and the track narrower' (lower right)
    pen and black ink, coloured crayon and watercolour heightened with white, unframed
    16 7/8 x 21 5/8 in. (42.6 x 55.2 cm.)


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    This work was the fourth of five illustrations for a series of articles by Peter Mayle.

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    Literature

    Telegraph Magazine, 20 April 1991.