London, South Kensington
6 December 2011
Harmsen Van Der Beek (Dutch, 1897-1953)
He pressed the horn and it hooted: "Parp, Parp, Parp!"
signed 'BEEK' (lower right)
pen and black ink and watercolour heightened with white, unframed
7 x 4¾ in. (18 x 12 cm.)
Enid Blyton: Noddy; Sotheby's London, 29 October 1997, lot 54.
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This image was later redrawn by Mary Cooper and Mr Golly was replaced by Mr Sparks.
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