Mr FitzWarren said, 'Indeed, Mr Whittington, we are all in earnest. I have sent for you to congratulate you on the success of your venture. Your cat was sold to the King of Barbary for more than I possess in all the world.'
Edward Ardizzone (1900-1979)
Watercolour and pen and ink
5 x 12
Edward Ardizzone, Dick Whittington, London: The Bodley Head Limited, 1970, page 28 and 29