London, South Kensington
8 October 2015
This lot is offered without a reserve
Louis William Wain (1860-1939)
CAT WITH BOW TIE
inscribed to top 'especially drawn for Miss Gertrude L. White, on May 14 1915' and signed 'Louis Wain' with further inscription 'Those with feelings wondrous kind can love with felines ever bind Louis Wain'
pencil on paper, bearing Chariot Parchment watermark
7 x 5in. (17.6 x 12.7cm.)
by descent from Gertrude Moore
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After astronomy, cricket and cats were two of Patrick Moore's greatest passions.
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