21 September 2000,
Price realised GBP 1,998
GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,800
H.W. Markwick, 1912
A shikara on a lake, Kashmir
signed and dated 'H.W.MARKWICK./JUNE 1912. (lower right) and with inscription 'To be returned to/Harold. F Markwick/after my death./Viola Cramp.' (on an old label attached to the backboard)
pencil and watercolour, heightened with white
14½ x 191/8 in. (36.9 x 48.6 cm.)
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