Dec 10, 2019 - Sale 2526

Sale 2526 - Lot 79

Estimate: $ 1,200 - $ 1,800
"Higgledy Piggledy my mother's maid. She stole oranges-I'm afraid. Some in her pocket, and some in her sleeve. She stole oranges-I believe!" IIlustration for "The Orange Stealer" nursery rhyme for unknown publication. Not dated. Gouache on wood panel. 597x390 mm; 23 1/2x15 1/4 inches. Initialed "E.M." in lower left image, with artist label on verso. See condition report. Framed. Exhibited: The Art Center, December 27, with exhibition label on verso.