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Printed with the number HN355, it was produced between 1919 and 1938) and was of a child in a pastel blue nightshirt clutching a doll dressed in a striped nightshirt.

It is difficult to recall another on the market in recent years, one reason, no doubt why it shared the top price of the sale at £1720.

The top honour in John Taylor's sale was shared by a late 18th/early 19th century mahogany tea table which showed signs of distress to its crossbanded top but obviously had great potential.