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Mixed media drawing in graphite, watercolour and pastel of Melrose Abbey by Alan Sorrell (b1904 d.1974), signed and dated 1957. This archaeological reconstruction of the abbey, as it was thought to have appeared in the15th century, was commissioned by Ministry of Works. It was used in early guidebooks and site interpretation.
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h 560mm (h 1' 10 1/16")
w 725mm (w 2' 4 9/16")
d 30mm (d 1 3/16")
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