Nov 11, 2002 - Sale 1951

Sale 1951 - Lot 2

Price Realized: $ 920
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Estimate: $ 700 - $ 1,000
COME TO RAMSGATE. Circa 1920.
40x25 inches. Weiner, London.
Condition A-: repaired tears and restoration at edges.
An early, lithographed image of two children playing beneath an umbrella on Ramsgate's sandy beach. Ramsgate, Margate and Broadstairs are three beach resorts located in Kent, off Britain's South East coast. Cartographically they are on the Isle of Thanet, named years ago when the mile-wide Wantsum Channel separated the island from the mainland
. That channel has since silted over. But the popular resort area boasts over 26 miles of sandy beaches....