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    Sale 5359

    Christie's Interiors

    22 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 385

    John Leech (1817-1864)

    'The husband as he ought to be' (illustrated); and 'As he ought not to be'

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    John Leech (1817-1864)
    'The husband as he ought to be' (illustrated); and 'As he ought not to be'
    both signed 'John Leech' (lower left), inscribed as titled and further extensively inscribed (lower centre)
    oil and mixed media on canvas
    21 x 17¾ in. (53.4 x 45.1 cm.)
    a pair (2)


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    Provenance

    with The Leger Galleries, Ltd., London.