Lot 545 , Rowland Emett (1906-1990) A branch line train and downed German fighter plane 8 x 10.5in.
Rowland Emett (1906-1990)
ink and wash
'A branch line train and downed German fighter plane'
illustration for Punch 1944, signed and inscribed
8 x 10.5in.
Ink and wash on paper which is now somewhat off colour, a fair amount of fine scattered fox marks throughout and one or two dirt specks, plain white mount cut away to reveal a somewhat faded indistinct inscription that looks to say 'To Jean Bushby with best wishes from Rowland Emett, June 44', slim gilt frame, no labels or inscriptions verso.
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Sold for £1,500