LOT 051 £30/40 (11:28AM)

Mainly children's books in four boxes and loose, hardback and paperback, many illustrated by Barbara Firth and including 'Little Bear' stories (many duplicates), also promotional posters for 'Little Bear' books, etc..,'Tale Pallets', and a hand-painted 'Treasure Island' map; together with a 1937 Coronation handkerchief, three old Cunard liner menus, and a box file and albums of family photographs (quantity) [middle and lower silver-plate shelves]

LOT 054 £250/350 (11:31AM)

Barbara Firth. Watercolour and pencil sketches, mostly artwork for Walker Books children's books in the Little Bear series (approximately 24 loose sheets) [silver-plate shelves]

LOT 056 £150/250 (11:33AM)

Barbara Firth. Original published watercolour artwork for 'Well Done, Little Bear' (Walker Books, 1999), comprising: front and back cover illustrations; pp. 4-5; pp. 10-11; pp. 14-15; pp. 20-21; pp. 22-23; pp. 24-25; pp. 30-31 (largest 35 x 51 cm) (9 sheets), and a signed letter of authenticity from the publishers [silver-plate shelves]

LOT 057 £250/350 (11:33AM)

Barbara Firth. Original published watercolour artwork for 'Sleep Tight, Little Bear' (Walker Books, 2005), comprising: cover illustration; p. 1; p. 3; pp. 4-5; pp. 6-7; pp. 10-11; pp. 12-13; pp. 14-15; pp. 16-17; pp. 18-19; pp. 20-21; pp. 22-23; pp. 24-25; pp. 26-27; pp. 30-31; p. 32 (smallest 23 x 20 cm, largest 35 x 52 cm) (16 sheets), and a signed letter of authenticity from the publishers [silver-plate shelves]

LOT 058 £80/150 (11:33AM)

Barbara Firth. Two 'signed babies' original watercolour artwork, each signed, including from 'You and Me, Little Bear' (final added text reads: "Big Bear thought for a bit, then he said, 'Let's play hide-and-seek, Little Bear'. 'I'll hide and you seek,' Little Bear said, and he ran off to hide.") (largest 38 x 72 cm) (2), with handwritten note to gallery owner [silver-plate shelves]