• Victorian & British Impression auction at Christies

    Sale 7788

    Victorian & British Impressionist Pictures Including Drawings and Watercolours

    16 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 8

    Sir Alfred James Munnings, P.R.A., R.W.S., (1878-1959)

    The fringe of the fair

    Price Realised  

    Sir Alfred James Munnings, P.R.A., R.W.S., (1878-1959)
    The fringe of the fair
    signed and dated 'A. J. Munnings/1911' (lower left) and inscribed 'The Fringe of the Fair' (on the reverse)
    pencil, watercolour and bodycolour on buff paper
    8¼ x 11 in. (20.9 x 27.9 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Purchased from the artist by Col. F.E. Walter, Thorpe Market, Norfolk and thence by descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    The Property of the Estate of the Late Mrs M.A. Griffin, Sold by Order of the Executors.