London, South Kensington
3 December 2003
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
Imaginary Portraits: Brendan Behan
signed, inscribed and dated 'Ronald Searle -' (lower right), 'Wanted May 22' (upper left) and '/Imaginary Portraits: 32/Brendan Behan/Punch. 4 July 1962' (lower left)
brown ink and brown wash, unframed
17¼ x 13 3/8 in. (43.8 x 34 cm.
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Punch, 4 July 1962.
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