'HANDSOME BELL-ROPE, ISN'T IT?' SAID OWL

Lot Number 94
Author E.H. SHEPARD
Title 'HANDSOME BELL-ROPE, ISN'T IT?' SAID OWL
Year Published
Place Printed
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Description HANDSOME BELL-ROPE, ISN'T IT?' SAID OWL 220 by 170mm., ink drawing, signed lower left with initials, mounted, framed and glazed, minor pin holes not affecting image, traces of older signature
Comments CATALOGUE NOTE Reproduced, as a full-page illustration, on page 51 of A.A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh (Methuen, 1926). The illustration is from chapter four entitled 'In which Eeyore loses a tail and Pooh finds one'
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Estimated Price GBP 50,000.00 - 70,000.00
( USD 84,000.00 - 117,600.00 )
Actual Price GBP 63,650.00 ( USD 102,476.50 )

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AUCTION DETAILS

Auction House Sothebys
Website http://www.sothebys.com/
Auction Name The Art of Illustration - From the Collection of Michael Winner
Sale Number #12409
Auction Date December 12, 2012 - December 12, 2012
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