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    Sale 5418

    Prints & Multiples

    10 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 45

    David Jones (1895-1974)

    Price Realised  

    David Jones (1895-1974)

    Nativity with Beasts and Shepherds (Dum Medium Silentium Tenerent Omnia) (Cleverdon E198)
    drypoint, 1928, on wove paper, signed and dated in pencil, inscribed 'Sunday within the octave of Xmas (Introit) DavidJ 28', from an edition of circa 20 given to the artist's friends, with margins, light- and mount-staining, darkening to sheet edges, minor paper discolouration to upper sheet edges from tape on reverse, backboard staining, otherwise in generally good condition
    P. 177 x 137 mm., S. 212 x 167 mm.


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    Post Lot Text

    This lot comes from the collection of the artist's daughter, Betty Gill, by descent.