London, South Kensington
6 December 1996
Ernest Howard Shepard (1879-1976)
"The Tempter. 'Swim, lady!' Lor bless you, all you 'ave to do is to wave yer arms and legs, the gentleman could 'old you up"
signed: "Ernest H. Shepard" and inscribed as title; pencil, pen and ink
10½ x 15in. (27 x 38cm.); and another pen and ink drawing of a similar subject matter entitled: "A Seaside Romance. The Cave Man" by the same artist (2)
Originally a gift by Shepard to the present owner's grandmother.
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