18 December 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,375
GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,800
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
Toujours Provence: The Lost Dog
signed, inscribed and dated 'Ronald Searle/1991/Lost Dog/P.Mayle 3 The dog, 'Boy' (lower left)
pen and black ink, coloured crayon and watercolour, heightened with white, with scratching out, unframed
16 x 21¾ in. (40.7 x 55.2 cm.)
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This work was the third of five illustrations for a series of articles by Peter Mayle.
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