Peter Blake - Evening & Day Editions London Wednesday, January 17, 2024 | Phillips
  • Catalogue Essay

    Including: 'It isn't manners for us to begin, you know' said the rose; Just at this moment, somehow or other, they began to run; And the two knights sat and looked at each other without speaking; Ebony Tarzan; Penny Black; Red Power; The Taureg; Girl in a Poppy Field; and Costume Life Drawing.


Lot offered with No Reserve

Illustrations to Through the Looking-Glass: three plates; The Wrestlers: four plates; Girl in a Poppy Field; and Costume Life Drawing

Nine screenprints in colours, on wove paper, with full margins.
all I. various
all S. various, largest 77.2 x 57.2 cm (30 3/8 x 22 1/2 in.)

All signed and titled in pencil, Illustrations to Through the Looking-Glass numbered 27/100, 24/100, and 22/100 respectively, The Wrestlers all numbered 82/125, Girl in a Poppy Field numbered 'A/P XIV/XIV', and Costume Life Drawing numbered 21/125, all published by Waddington Graphics, London, all unframed.

£2,000 - 3,000 •‡♠

Sold for £1,270

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Evening & Day Editions

London Auction 17 - 18 January 2024