• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 1243

    Christie's Interiors

    29 June 2011, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 611

    George Finch Mason (1850-1915)

    'Hallo old boy'; The refusal (illustrated); and 'Too much familiarity breeds contemptory'

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    George Finch Mason (1850-1915)
    'Hallo old boy'; The refusal (illustrated); and 'Too much familiarity breeds contemptory'
    the first inscribed 'Hallo Old Boy,/Back to the land, eh?' (lower right); the second signed 'Finch Mason' (lower left); the third signed 'Finch Mason' (lower left), inscribed as title and further extensively inscribed (lower centre)
    pencil, pen and brown ink, watercolour and bodycolour, one black ink, unframed
    4½ x 11 in. (21.6 x 28 cm.); and 10½ x 14½ in. (26.7 x 36.9 cm.); and An unframed watercolour of a hunting scene for The Quarterly Review, March, 1834 by another hand (4)


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