Jun 09, 2022 - Sale 2608

Sale 2608 - Lot 46

Price Realized: $ 2,860
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,500 - $ 5,000


"Nausicaa and her maidens brought him food and wine."

Illustration published on page 76 in Homer's Stories from the Odyssey illustrated by Robinson (London: T.C. and E.C. Jack, 1910), from the "Told To the Children" book series. Watercolor and ink on board. 250x185 mm; 9 3/4x7 1/4 inches. Signed "W. Heath Robinson" in upper left corner, recto, the verso with remnant of original backing containing Robinson's inked name and London address. Hinged to window matte.