London, South Kensington
3 July 1998
Margaret Mary Tempest (1892-1982)
Little Grey Rabbit with Mole, Hare, Squirrel and other Friends drawn for "Hare joins the Home Guard"
signed 'Margaret Tempest'
3¾ x 3¾in. (9.5 x 9.5cm.)
and two other similar watercolours drawn for "Moldy Warp the Mole" and "Water-rat's Picnic"
see colour illustration (3)
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Hare joins the Home Guard published 1942, Moldy Warp the Mole published 1940 and Water-rat's Picnic published 1943 by Alison Uttley.
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