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b. 1960 -

Richard Adams b. 1960. Painter and illustrator, born in Hampshire, who gained an honours degree in graphic design from Leicester Polytechnic, 1979-81.

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        • Adams (Richard) Tales from Watership Down, first edition, signed presentation inscription and original illustration from the illustrator, 1996 & others, modern literature (4)
          Dec. 12, 2023

          Adams (Richard) Tales from Watership Down, first edition, signed presentation inscription and original illustration from the illustrator, 1996 & others, modern literature (4)

          Est: £150 - £200

          Adams (Richard) Tales from Watership Down, first edition, signed presentation inscription and original illustration from the illustrator of rabbit in pen, pencil, and watercolour, on dedication page, ALs from the illustrator loosely inserted, jacket with light creasing to spine ends, 1996 § Pullman (Philip) The Amber Spyglass, first edition, signed by the author on title, 2000, original boards, dust-jackets; and 2 others, modern literature, 8vo (4)

          Forum Auctions - UK
        • Adams (Richard) A Nature Diary, first edition, signed by the author and illustrator, 1985; and 2 others, signed (3)
          Dec. 12, 2023

          Adams (Richard) A Nature Diary, first edition, signed by the author and illustrator, 1985; and 2 others, signed (3)

          Est: £150 - £200

          NO RESERVE Adams (Richard) A Nature Diary, first edition, signed by the author and illustrator, illustrations by John Lawrence, dust-jacket, price-clipped, 1985 § [Watkins-Pitchford (Denys)], "BB". The Naturalist's Bedside Book, first edition signed by the author on endpaper, illustrations by the author, dust-jacket, 1980 § Williams (Kit) Masquerade, limited edition signed by the author, illustrations by the author, 1982, original boards, near-fine, 8vo (3)

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        • Adams (Richard) Watership Down, signed by the author, 1982 & others by Adams (12)
          Dec. 12, 2023

          Adams (Richard) Watership Down, signed by the author, 1982 & others by Adams (12)

          Est: £200 - £300

          Adams (Richard) Watership Down, 1982; The Plague Dogs, first edition, 1977; The Girl in a Swing, first American edition, jacket price-clipped, top edge lightly toned, New York, 1980, all signed or with signed presentation inscriptions from the author on title or endpapers, illustrations, original boards, dust-jackets; and 9 others by Adams, including 3 other signed works, and 2 copies of The Tiger Trip in Dutch and Japanese, 4to & 8vo (12)

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        • Adams (Richard) Watership Down, first illustrated edition, signed presentation inscription from the author, 1976.
          Dec. 12, 2023

          Adams (Richard) Watership Down, first illustrated edition, signed presentation inscription from the author, 1976.

          Est: £200 - £300

          NO RESERVE Adams (Richard) Watership Down, first illustrated edition, signed presentation inscription from the author to Nigel Sustins, illustrations by John Lawrence, bookplate of Sustins to endpaper, original cloth-backed boards, light sunning to spine, dust-jacket, light toning to spine, minor chipping to spine tips and corners, otherwise excellent, slip-case, 8vo, 1976.

          Forum Auctions - UK
        • Soldatenszene Richard Adams (1960 Großbritannien) (F) Soldatenszene, Ö
          Sep. 27, 2023

          Soldatenszene Richard Adams (1960 Großbritannien) (F) Soldatenszene, Ö

          Est: -

          Soldatenszene Richard Adams (1960 Großbritannien) (F) Soldatenszene, Öl auf Leinwand, 30,5 cm x 40,5 cm Leinwandmaß, signiert, craqueliert, partiell Farbabplatzer, Leinwand gewellt, reinigungsbedürftig Richard Adams (1960 Great Britain) (F) Soldier scene, oil on canvas, 30,5 cm x 40,5 cm canvas size, signed, craquelure, partial paint chipping, canvas wavy, in need of cleaning

          Wettmann
        • Adams (Richard) Tales from Watership Down, first edition, signed presentation inscription from the author to close friends, 1996.
          Aug. 24, 2023

          Adams (Richard) Tales from Watership Down, first edition, signed presentation inscription from the author to close friends, 1996.

          Est: £100 - £150

          Adams (Richard) Tales from Watership Down, first edition, signed presentation inscription from the author "To Jimmy and Colina, oldest and dearest of friends from Richard, 9th September 1996" on title, clippings of illustration and author biography laid down on pastedown, illustrations, original boards, dust-jacket, fine, 8vo, 1996.

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        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Take the A Road
          Jul. 12, 2023

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Take the A Road

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Take the A Road signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2023' (at right edge) varnished pastel and gouache on paper 30 x 60cm (11 13/16 x 23 5/8in).

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Restoration
          Jul. 12, 2023

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Restoration

          Est: £1,500 - £2,000

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Restoration signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2023' (at right edge) varnished pastel and gouache on paper 50 x 79.5cm (19 11/16 x 31 5/16in).

          Bonhams
        • Adams (Richard) The Plague Dogs, first edition, signed by the author, 1977 & others signed by the author (9)
          Jun. 08, 2023

          Adams (Richard) The Plague Dogs, first edition, signed by the author, 1977 & others signed by the author (9)

          Est: £150 - £200

          Adams (Richard) The Plague Dogs, 1977; Shardik, 1974; Traveller, 1988; The Girl in a Swing, 1980; Maia, 1984; first editions, signed by the author to titles, original boards, dust-jackets, light toning to spines, one or two with nicks to ends, otherwise fine copies; and 4 others by the same, 8vo (9)

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        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Sun-Dripped Honey (together with a further varnished pastel and gouache on paper, The Four Seasons, by the same hand(2))
          Nov. 23, 2022

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Sun-Dripped Honey (together with a further varnished pastel and gouache on paper, The Four Seasons, by the same hand(2))

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Sun-Dripped Honey signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2013' (at right edge) varnished pastel and gouache on paper, laid on board 29.5 x 42cm (11 5/8 x 16 9/16in). together with a further varnished pastel and gouache on paper, The Four Seasons, by the same hand (2)

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Eternal Flame
          Nov. 23, 2022

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Eternal Flame

          Est: £2,500 - £3,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Eternal Flame signed and dated 'Richard Adams 1998' (at right edge) oil on canvas 66 x 101cm (26 x 39 3/4in).

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Decoupage Screen
          Nov. 23, 2022

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Decoupage Screen

          Est: £600 - £800

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Decoupage Screen signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2022' (at right edge) varnished pastel, gouache and collage on paper 30 x 40cm (11 13/16 x 15 3/4in).

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Raft
          Nov. 23, 2022

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Raft

          Est: £800 - £1,200

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Raft signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2022' (at right edge) varnished pastel and gouache on paper 39.5 x 49.5cm (15 9/16 x 19 1/2in).

          Bonhams
        • Adams (Richard) Watership Down, first illustrated edition, number 150 of 250 numbered copies signed by author & illustrator with an original signed watercolour, 1976.
          Jul. 14, 2022

          Adams (Richard) Watership Down, first illustrated edition, number 150 of 250 numbered copies signed by author & illustrator with an original signed watercolour, 1976.

          Est: £800 - £1,200

          Adams (Richard) Watership Down, first illustrated edition, number 150 of 250 numbered copies signed by author & illustrator, illustrations and vignettes throughout by John Lawrence, folding colour map, handsome original green crushed morocco by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, gilt illustration of Rabbits to upper cover, spine lettered in gilt with rabbit and grass motif, light sunning to spine, else fine, g.e., slip-case, 8vo, 1976. ⁂ A charming and handsome production of this children's classic.

          Forum Auctions - UK
        • Adams (Richard) Watership Down, first edition, signed by the author "Yours sincerely Richard Adams", 1972.
          Jul. 14, 2022

          Adams (Richard) Watership Down, first edition, signed by the author "Yours sincerely Richard Adams", 1972.

          Est: £1,500 - £2,000

          Adams (Richard) Watership Down, first edition, signed by the author "Yours sincerely Richard Adams" on title, a few spots to title, original cloth, spine ends and corners a little rubbed and bumped, patch of fading to lower cover, dust-jacket, light toning to spine, spine ends and corners a little chipped, light creasing to head and foot, short tear to head of upper joint, light surface soiling, shadowing from old tape repair to head of spine verso but without show-through, an excellent example overall, 8vo, 1972. ⁂ Adams' children's classic, an increasingly difficult title to find signed and in good condition.

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        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Brown Jack
          Jul. 13, 2022

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Brown Jack

          Est: £1,500 - £2,000

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Brown Jack signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2021' (at right edge) varnished pastel and gouache on paper 40 x 69.5cm (15 3/4 x 27 3/8in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Adams (Richard) The Girl in a Swing, first edition, signed presentation inscription from the author, 1980; and 5 others, modern first editions (6)
          May. 19, 2022

          Adams (Richard) The Girl in a Swing, first edition, signed presentation inscription from the author, 1980; and 5 others, modern first editions (6)

          Est: £150 - £200

          NO RESERVE Adams (Richard) The Girl in a Swing, signed presentation inscription from the author on title, jacket with very light sunning to spine, light toning to head, minor chipping to spine ends and corners, 1980 § Carter (Angela) Several Perceptions, 1968, first editions, original boards, dust-jackets, excellent or near-fine overall; and 4 others, modern first editions, 8vo (6)

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        • Adams (Richard) The Girl in a Swing, first edition, signed presentation inscription from the author, 1980; and 5 others, modern first editions (6)
          Apr. 07, 2022

          Adams (Richard) The Girl in a Swing, first edition, signed presentation inscription from the author, 1980; and 5 others, modern first editions (6)

          Est: £250 - £350

          Adams (Richard) The Girl in a Swing, signed presentation inscription from the author on title, jacket with very light sunning to spine, light toning to head, minor chipping to spine ends and corners, 1980 § Carter (Angela) Several Perceptions, 1968, first editions, original boards, dust-jackets, excellent or near-fine overall; and 4 others, modern first editions, 8vo (6)

          Forum Auctions - UK
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Sunday in the Garden
          Nov. 23, 2021

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Sunday in the Garden

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Sunday in the Garden signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2021' (at right edge) varnished pastel and gouache on paper 40 x 60cm (15 3/4 x 23 5/8in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Dancing Ladies
          Nov. 23, 2021

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Dancing Ladies

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Dancing Ladies signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2021' (at right edge) varnished pastel and gouache on paper 39.5 x 59.5cm (15 9/16 x 23 7/16in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Ox
          Nov. 09, 2021

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Ox

          Est: £1,500 - £2,000

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Ox signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2021' (at right edge) varnished pastel and gouache on paper 40 x 69.5cm (15 3/4 x 27 3/8in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Brown Jack
          Nov. 09, 2021

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Brown Jack

          Est: £1,500 - £2,000

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Brown Jack signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2021' (at right edge) varnished pastel and gouache on paper 40 x 69.5cm (15 3/4 x 27 3/8in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Selwood Place
          Jul. 21, 2021

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Selwood Place

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Selwood Place signed and dated 'Richard Adams 1997' (at right edge) varnished pastel and pencil on paper 47.5 x 76cm (18 11/16 x 29 15/16in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) June All Over
          Jul. 21, 2021

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) June All Over

          Est: £1,500 - £2,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) June All Over signed and dated 'Richard Adams 1997.' (at right edge) varnished pastel on paper 57 x 101.5cm (22 7/16 x 39 15/16in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Towards Winter
          Jul. 21, 2021

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Towards Winter

          Est: £700 - £1,000

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Towards Winter signed and dated 'Richard Adams 1992' (at right edge) varnished pastel and gouache on paper 44.5 x 75.5cm (17 1/2 x 29 3/4in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Towards Winter
          Apr. 28, 2021

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Towards Winter

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Towards Winter signed and dated 'Richard Adams 1992' (at right edge) varnished pastel and gouache on paper 44.5 x 75.5cm (17 1/2 x 29 3/4in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Adams (Richard) Shardik, first edition, 1974; and 4 others, Adams (5)
          Feb. 18, 2021

          Adams (Richard) Shardik, first edition, 1974; and 4 others, Adams (5)

          Est: £100 - £150

          NO RESERVE Adams (Richard) Shardik, first edition, 1974; The Plague Dogs, 1977; The Girl in a Swing, 1980; Tales from Watership Down, 1996; first editions, original boards, dust-jackets, excellent or fine copies; and a proof copy of Maia, 8vo (5)

          Forum Auctions - UK
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Mornington Crescent
          Dec. 16, 2020

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Mornington Crescent

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Mornington Crescent signed and dated 'Richard Adams 1993.' (at right edge) varnished pastel on paper 50.5 x 83.5cm (19 7/8 x 32 7/8in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Towards Winter
          Dec. 16, 2020

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Towards Winter

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Towards Winter signed and dated 'Richard Adams 1992' (at right edge) varnished pastel and gouache on paper 44.5 x 75.5cm (17 1/2 x 29 3/4in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Harvest Time (together with a further pastel on paper, of a man gardening, by the same hand(2))
          Sep. 16, 2020

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Harvest Time (together with a further pastel on paper, of a man gardening, by the same hand(2))

          Est: £800 - £1,200

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Harvest Time signed and dated 'Richard Adams 1987.' (at right edge) pastel on paper 38.5 x 28.5cm (15 3/16 x 11 1/4in). together with a further pastel on paper, of a man gardening, by the same hand (2) For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Winter Visitor
          Sep. 16, 2020

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Winter Visitor

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Winter Visitor signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2020' (at right edge) gouache and varnished pastel on paper 50 x 69cm (19 11/16 x 27 3/16in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) August House
          Sep. 16, 2020

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) August House

          Est: £1,500 - £2,000

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) August House signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2020' (at right edge) gouache and varnished pastel on paper 59.5 x 89cm (23 7/16 x 35 1/16in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Summer Guest
          Sep. 16, 2020

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Summer Guest

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Summer Guest signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2020' (at right edge) gouache and varnished pastel on paper 49.5 x 69.5cm (19 1/2 x 27 3/8in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) White Chapel
          May. 12, 2020

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) White Chapel

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) White Chapel signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2019' (at right edge) varnished pastel and gouache 40 x 59.5cm (15 3/4 x 23 7/16in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Labour of Love
          May. 12, 2020

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Labour of Love

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Labour of Love signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2020' (at right edge) varnished pastel and gouache 39.5 x 59.5cm (15 9/16 x 23 7/16in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Middlemoor
          May. 12, 2020

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Middlemoor

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Middlemoor signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2019' (at right edge) varnished pastel and gouache 39.5 x 59.5cm (15 9/16 x 23 7/16in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Old Orangery
          Nov. 27, 2019

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Old Orangery

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Old Orangery signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2018' (upper right) varnished pastel and gouache 49.5 x 69.5cm (19 1/2 x 27 3/8in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Providing the Town
          Nov. 27, 2019

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Providing the Town

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Providing the Town signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2018' (centre right) varnished pastel and gouache 49.5 x 69.5cm (19 1/2 x 27 3/8in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Dog Day
          Nov. 27, 2019

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Dog Day

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) Dog Day signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2019' (upper right) varnished pastel and gouache 49.5 x 69.5cm (19 1/2 x 27 3/8in). For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

          Bonhams
        • AR Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Kitchen
          Jul. 03, 2019

          AR Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Kitchen

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Kitchen signed and dated 'Richard Adams 2004' (centre right)pastel52.5 x 74.5cm (20 11/16 x 29 5/16in). Provenance: With Brian Sinfield, Burford

          Bonhams
        • AR Richard Adams (British, born 1960) That Winter
          Mar. 19, 2019

          AR Richard Adams (British, born 1960) That Winter

          Est: £800 - £1,200

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) That Winter pastel49 x 59.5cm (19 5/16 x 23 7/16in). Provenance: With Brian Sinfield, Burford, where acquired by the present owner circa 2010Private Collection, U.K.

          Bonhams
        • AR Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Chatterboxes
          Jul. 10, 2018

          AR Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Chatterboxes

          Est: £1,500 - £2,000

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Chatterboxes signed and dated 'Richard Adams 1997' (upper right)pastel78.5 x 111.5cm (30 7/8 x 43 7/8in). ProvenanceWith Hybrid GallerySale; Bonhams, Knightsbridge, 2 June 2015, lot 177, where acquired by the present owner

          Bonhams
        • Adams, Richard
          Jun. 19, 2018

          Adams, Richard

          Est: £300 - £400

          Adams, Richard Watership Down. London: Rex Collings, 1972. First edition, 8vo, compliments slip from the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (where Adams worked at the time of writing), original brown cloth gilt, dust-jacket not price-clipped, neat ownership signature to free-endpaper, otherwise fine condition

          Lyon & Turnbull
        • Richard Adams (b.1960) Monastery in Summer, 1997
          May. 18, 2018

          Richard Adams (b.1960) Monastery in Summer, 1997

          Est: £1,000 - £2,000

          Richard Adams (b.1960) Monastery in Summer, 1997 signed and dated (middle right) mixed media 80cm x 104cm.

          Mallams
        • AR Richard Adams (British, born 1960) - The Steam Fair
          Oct. 31, 2017

          AR Richard Adams (British, born 1960) - The Steam Fair

          Est: £1,000 - £1,500

          AR Richard Adams (British, born 1960) The Steam Fair

          Bonhams
        • Richard Adams (British, born 1960)/Departure of the Pilgrim Fathers/oil on board, 45cm x 91cm
          May. 24, 2017

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960)/Departure of the Pilgrim Fathers/oil on board, 45cm x 91cm

          Est: £2,500 - £3,500

          Richard Adams (British, born 1960)/Departure of the Pilgrim Fathers/oil on board, 45cm x 91cm

          Chorley's
        • Richard Adams (b. 1960): Hot-Dogs
          Sep. 09, 2016

          Richard Adams (b. 1960): Hot-Dogs

          Est: $700 - $900

          Richard Adams (b. 1960): Hot-Dogs Pastel on paper, 1986, signed 'Richard Adams' and dated lower right. 21 1/4 x 21 3/4 in. (sight), 29 x 29 x 1 3/4 in. (frame).

          STAIR
        • RICHARD ADAMS (20TH CENTURY) 'Arc', signed and indistinctly dated, mixed media, 53 x 72cm
          Mar. 09, 2016

          RICHARD ADAMS (20TH CENTURY) 'Arc', signed and indistinctly dated, mixed media, 53 x 72cm

          Est: £200 - £300

          RICHARD ADAMS (20TH CENTURY) 'Arc', signed and indistinctly dated, mixed media, 53 x 72cm

          Mallams
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