Lot 278: § JESSIE MARION KING (1875-1949) TWO DESIGNS FOR BATIK 26cm x 21cm
26 October 2016
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
[§] JESSIE MARION KING (1875-1949)
TWO DESIGNS FOR BATIK
pencil, pen and watercolour on tracing paper (2)
26cm x 21cm
Pink: Some puckering to the tissue paper around the designs (likely caused by the moisture in the watercolour)
Yellow: Repair to ground (visible in catalogue illustration) bottom right quadrant and puckering and discolouration top left and bottom left corners
Slight fading to paper
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Notes: Provenance; The Collection of Miss Merle Taylor, sold Sotheby's, Glasgow June 21st 1977; Lot 334