2 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 168,500
Estimate GBP 30,000 - GBP 50,000
Death in the Sickroom (W. 65)
lithograph, 1896, a fine, rich impression, on thin laid Japon, signed in purple crayon, with wide margins, a few small adhesive stains due to former hinging towards the sheet edges, showing through recto, very pale mount staining along the sheet edges, the subject in very good condition, framed
L. 387 x 554 mm., S 550 x 669 mm.
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