Lot 203 of 515:
Two original caricatures, Phil May  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Two original caricature drawings by Phil May
Author:
May, Phil, artist
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Publisher:
Date:
[c. 1893]
Description:

2 pen and ink drawings. Comprises: The Green Eyed Monster and a second satirical drawing of the same period. Sheet: 24.5x20.3 cm (9¾x8"), matted; sheet: 31x25.5 (12¼x10"). 

Philip William May was an English caricaturist who, with his vigorous economy of line, played an important role in moving away from Victorian styles of illustration towards the creation of the modern humorous cartoon.

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Condition:
Light soiling, mostly in margins; near fine.
 
Item number:
300145a
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