5 December 2002,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 15,275
GBP 5,000 - GBP 7,000
signed 'Wols' (lower right), signed and indistinctly inscribed 'Wols' (on the reverse)
pen, black ink and watercolour on paper laid down on card
10 x 7¼in. (25.4 x 18.5cm.)
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Please note this lot is sold subject to confirmation of authenticity.
Property from a Distinguished Private Collection, Europe
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