London, South Kensington
16 July 1999
Ronald William Fordham Searle (b.1920)
"The trousers are a little long but I think he will grow into them"
signed and dated 'Ronald Searle 1954', inscribed as title and further inscribed 'Molesworth: How to be Topp (page 93)'
pen and black ink, unframed
6.5/8 x 8.1/8in. (16.8 x 20.7cm.)
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An original illustration for Molesworth: How to be Topp, published Max Parrish, London 1954, p.93
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