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Bought by the present owner's uncle from Mallett & Sons (Antiques) Ltd., 13 November 1933 for £275.
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
Christie's London 1932, British Antique Dealers' Association, Art Treasures Exhibition, No. 109.