16 December 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 6,875
Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000
William Savage Cooper (fl.1880-1926)
signed 'Savage Cooper 1905' (lower left)
oil on canvas
36 1/8 x 28 in. (92 x 71 cm.)
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The previous owner of the present work, Arnold Machin RA, was responsible for the original design of the profile of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth which has been employed for both stamps and coins since 1967.
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The Estate of Arnold Machin RA; Garmelow Manor, Eccleshall, Stafford
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