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    Ludwig Bemelmans. Madeline in London: A Little Sunshine, A Little Rain. 1961. Ink and gouache watercolor on paperboard. Signed in ink, "Bemelmans," and titled "Sketch for Madeline in London." With an oval stamp "Bemelmans • Madeline." Measures 23.25 x 20.5 inches. Madeline and Pepito "the Bad Hat" on a horse named "Piccadilly" the girls gave Pepito as their birthday present, going up steps of the terrace, while his father, the Spanish Ambassador and mother are horrified. The other girls with Miss Clavel look on nearby. Eventually the horse jumps the fence to join the Queen's Guards passing by. Very good.

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    March, 2019
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