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    Sale 2512 | Lot 390
    Estimate: $300 - $500
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    • Sale 2512 Lot 390

      (SATIRE.) Incidents in the Life and Times of Peter Rabbit. The Absent-Minded Sportsman. Illustration in graphite and colored chalk on watermarked Van Gelder laid paper. 14 3/4x18 1/2 inches sheet size; mat stain. England?, 1953

      Estimate $300 - 500

      A comedic scene unfolds as the sportsman's pair of dogs take chase after the elusive rabbit bounding toward the right of the panel; the skinny-legged hunter's attention (and his rifle) obliviously lean in the opposite direction. Drawn in the manner of a late nineteenth century sporting print by I. Killem and "published" by W.E. Skinnem.


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