Modern Pictures & Illustrations

11 Nov 2008, starting at 13:00 GMT.

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lots

British School (20th Century) Crowded room

Louis Wain (British, 1860-1939) The card game

Gahan Wilson (American, born 1930) The New York national boat show; The happy chef; Oh look - here's one from last night; Regal cards in love, a group of four the largest 27 x 20 cm. (10 1/2 x 7 3/4 in.); the smallest 18 x 15 cm. (7 x 5 3/4 in.) unframed

Gahan Wilson (American, born 1930) Diving Death; Hungry island; The clutter Buddah; The feeder is for George, a group of four the largest 27.5 x 20.5 cm. (11 x 8 in.); the smallest 27 x 20 cm. (10 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.) unframed

Gahan Wilson (American, born 1930) So, once again, we have agreed to disagree; I know he's in here somewhere; Would you mind turning down your walkman just a little; Listen, everybody feels a little depressed around this time of year!, a group of four illustrations for the New Yorker the largest 30.5 x 23 cm. (12 x 8 3/4 in.); the smallest 18 x 20.5 cm. (7 x 8 in.) unframed

Henry Mayo Bateman (British, 1887-1970) Absence of mind

Louis Wain (British, 1860-1939) The shocked cat and the very large rooster

Mervyn Peake (British, 1911-1968) Four male nude studies various sizes, the largest, 33.5 x 17.5 cm. (13 1/4 x 7 in.), the smallest 17.5 x 12.5 cm. (7 x 5 in.)

Mabel Lucie Atwell (British, 1879-1964) God didn't know when he made us to grow - there'd be coupons

Mabel Lucie Attwell (British, 1879-1964) For Me?

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20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

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