5 December 2001
Lionel Edwards (1878-1966)
A couple of hounds on the chase
signed with initials and dated 'LE/'31' (lower left)
pencil and coloured crayons
14 x 10 in. (35.5 x 25.4 cm.)
Mr and Mrs G. Wheeler, Whitchurch, Buckinghamshire, and by descent.
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Executed in 1931, the present work probably relates to the artist's book, The Wiles of the Fox, which was published the following year.
For a note on provenance, see lot 64.
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