Proxy — As you're going to say your Prayers, Maud, please mention I'm so dreadfully tired I can't say mine to-night, but I'11 be sure to remember to-morrow! by George du Maurier.

Signed, fully inscribed on the mount and inscribed verso on a label "No. 1 for print in Punch by G du Maurier 27 Church Row Hampstead 25 Guineas." 7 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches, 18.5 x 26.5 centimetres. Provenance: J & W Vokins, Great Portland Street, London -- Christie, Mason & Woods, July 1905

du Maurier Cartoons Featuring Children


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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