London, South Kensington
3 December 2003
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
'O.K. crime pictures corrupt me'
signed, inscribed and dated 'Ronald Searle/1953.' (lower left) and 'O.K. crime picture corrupt me./So what? I stay at home, I can't/express myself. I get inhibitions...' (lower right)
brown ink, unframed
9 3/8 x 7¼ in. (23.8 x 18.4 cm.)
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Souls in Torment, published by Perpetua Books, London, 1953, p. 68.
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