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Jonkers Rare Books

Situated in the heart of the beautiful riverside town of Henley on Thames, Jonkers Rare Books offers an array of first editions, artwork & manuscripts. Specialist fields of Modern Literature, Children's Fiction, Illustrated Books, Travel & Topography are all well represented, as are first editions of non-fiction in most areas. Knowledgable & friendly staff welcome visitors & advise on collection development & special gifts. Emphasis is placed on offering books in excellent condition.

ORIGINAL WATERCOLOUR FOR IN THE FAIRY RING

Description

"A Ship O'er the Slumber Sea" 6''x 8''. Original brown ink and watercolour on card, signed in monogram in the bottom right corner. A wonderful blue-green palette is used in this dreamy Art-Nouveau image depicting a little girl aboard a boat and following the flight of a white dove over the rolling waves. In very good bright condition. This image appears in the verse entitled, "The Dream Shell" opposite page 62 of Harrison's book of verse, In the Fairy Ring. PROVENANCE: From the archive of Blackie and Son, sold Christies, 2004

Price

£6000.00