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    ERNEST HOWARD SHEPARD (English 1879 - 1976)
    Gracious Majesty, A Heavy Change (Queen Victoria and Lord Melbourne), book illustration, 1941
    Ink on paper
    5.25 x 4.75 in.
    Initialed lower right; signed in full on the reverse
    This illustration appeared in Laurence Houseman's novel, Gracious Majesty, Jonathan Cape, 1941.


    Condition Report*: This piece has been matted and framed to an overall size of 8.5 x 8 in. Unless otherwise noted, this lot is in good condition with only normal wear commensurate with age.
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    Auction Dates
    March, 2009
    12th-13th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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