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    Sale 12309

    Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite & British Impressionist Art, Maritime Art, Sporting & Wildlife Art

    7 July 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 80

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

    "You'll never have a moments rest
    Until you draw inside my book"

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    Sir Alfred James Munnings, P.R.A., R.W.S. (1878-1959)
    "You'll never have a moments rest
    Until you draw inside my book"
    signed and dated 'A J Munnings/May 31 1920' (lower right) and further signed with initials and inscribed 'You'll never have a moments rest/Until you draw inside my book/And you must do your very best/Because so many others look -/The owner of this book/If all the others didn't look/We might then draw our very best/For who can draw inside a book/When feeling conscious of the rest/A. J. M.' (on the reverse)
    pencil
    7 ½ x 9 3/8 in. (19 x 23.8 cm.)


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    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.


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