19 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,360
GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,500
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
St. Trinian's: 'No, Penelope. You may not be excused!'
signed and inscribed 'Ronald Searle/No, Penelope./You may not be excused!' (lower left)
black ink, coloured crayons and watercolour, unframed
16 x 9½ in. (40.5 x 24 cm.)
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Ronald Searle, St. Trinian's.
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