by George du Maurier. "Mamma (sternly) 'Now, Miriam, say Grace'. Miriam (who, for previous Misconduct, has been deprived of Pudding). 'For all they have Received, let them be Truly Thankful.'"
Signed, fully inscribed on the mount and inscribed verso on a label "George du Maurier Esq New Grove House Hampstead, Orginal in Punch, Price 25 Guineas." 6 1/2 x 10 inches, 16.5 x 25.5 centimetres. Provenance: The Fine Art Society, London.
Nahum, Peter. A century of Master Drawings, Watercolours, & Works in Egg Tempera. London: Peter Nahum at Leicester Galleries, nd. Catalogue number 54.
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