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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#174BK) 11/09/2019 10:30 AM BST Closed

Lot 33 of 265: Worsley, John Two original story board illustrations for the 1972 Anglia Television adaptation of Treasure Island, watercolour, mounted, signed and dated. Worsley was one of the youngest war artists of WWII and took part in landings in Sicily and Italy, where he was captured accompanying a group of saboteurs. He recorded prison life and created a dummy prisoner to aid in an escape attempt. ''Albert'' even had blinking eyes, created with a pendulum fashioned from a sardine can. After the war he b

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Sold For:£280
Estimate: £150 - £250

Books, Maps & Ephemera(#174BK)  11/09/2019 10:30 AM BST  Closed