London, South Kensington
11 November 2008
William Makepeace Thackeray (1811-1863)
A giant and a little visitor at a doorway; and A study of a man in profile, framed as one
5¾ x 4 in. (14.6 x 10.2 cm.); with A pencil sketch of 'Sporting made easy'; and A pen and brown ink study of figures from the Pickwick Papers, by the same hand (3)
Anonymous sale; Christie's London, 30 October 1978, lots 198 & 200.
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the third at the International Culture Centre, Antwerp and Royal Library, Brussels, Europalia 73 - Pen as Pencil, 1973-4 no.21 J.
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