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Things one would rather have left unsaid -

Inscription

LL in ink: du Maurier; Below drawing, in pen: title and She: "Do you like the Lancers? - He - "Yaas ‘ it's so jolly to be able to dance / with another feller's partner, you know!" / G. du Maurier / ap. 1886 / (132 Marine Parade / Brighton); above drawing, pencil, title and text repeated

Provenance

P & D Colnaghi, London; purchased by MFA, September 19, 1962.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

about 1886

Dimensions

Image: 14.6 x 23.0 cm (5 3/4 x 9 1/16 in.) Sheet: 25.4 x 35.4 cm (10 x 13 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

62.750

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink on paper

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings