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The Ruling Spirit Moses: "I Leave All My Money to You In My Will, Josiah" Josiah: "Give Me All Your Loose Money Now, Moses"

Louis Wain (1860-1939)


Signed and inscribed faintly with title
Inscribed 'PTO for Joke' below mount
Inscribed with title and caption on reverse.

Pencil drawing of a cat on reverse

Pen and ink

13 ½ x 10 ¾ inches

Louis Wain's Annual 1908, London: Bemrose & Sons Ltd, 1908, page 54

'Louis Wain & The Cat Show', September 2018;
'Louis Wain & The Cat Show', Chris Beetles Gallery, September 2020

The Electrical Life of Louis Wain' is a biographical film directed by Will Sharpe, which is due for release this year. It stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Claire Foy, Sharon Rooney, Andrea Riseborough and Toby Jones.
Our popular annual exhibition '
Louis Wain & the Autumn Cat Show' will open on the weekend of 4th September and continue daily until 18th September.

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