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Lot 109: Illustration to John Milton's poem At a Vacation Exercise

Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

by Christie's

December 19, 2007

London, United Kingdom

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Description: Sidney Harold Meteyard (1868-1947)
Illustration to John Milton's poem At a Vacation Exercise
signed and dated 'S. Meteyard. 13' (lower left) and further inscribed 'Good luck befriend thee son, for at/Thy birth/The fairy ladies danced upon/The hearth' (on a label attached to the backing)
pencil, blue ink and watercolour heightened with white, with scratching out
11 x 7½ in. (28 x 19 cm.)

Artist or Maker: Sidney Harold Meteyard (1868-1947)

Exhibited: Birmingham, Birmingham City Museum and Art Gallery, Masterly Art , 1986.

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