London, South Kensington
7 December 2010
Aubrey Vincent Beardsley (1872-1898)
An illustration for Charles Lamb's and Douglas Jerrold's Bon Mots, 1893
pencil and pen and black ink
3¼ x 3¾ in. (8.3 x 9.5 cm.)
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 18 November 1999, lot 19.
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Charles Lamb and Douglas Jerrold, Bon Mots, 1893, p. 67.
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