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    Sale 5129

    Sporting Art, Wildlife & Dogs

    7 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 324

    Circle of Sir Edwin Henry Landseer (British, 1802-1873)

    A faithful friend

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Circle of Sir Edwin Henry Landseer (British, 1802-1873)
    A faithful friend
    inscribed 'Elsie Crombie/London Dec.1951' (on the reverse) and by another hand 'SKETCHED BY/SIR EDWIN LANDSEER/WHEN ON A VISIT TO H.WELLS ESQ.,/AT HOLME WOOD./GIVEN TO H.W. BUTLER WHO GAVE IT/TO HOWARD OF HOME - THE LATTER/HANDED IT TO W.D. STOREY FOR SERVICES/RENDERED' (on the reverse)
    oil on board, unframed
    6¼ x 5¼ in. (15.8 x 13.3 cm.)


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