Sir Peter Blake’s watercolour on paper ‘Liberty Blake in a Kimono’ recently sold at the prestigious auction specialist Christies, smashing its estimated sale price.

The piece, which is signed and dated by Sir Peter in 1971, was estimated to reach between £80,000 and £120,000. It finally sold at an outstanding sum of £289,250, more than double its highest estimate.

image credit Peter Blake (b. 1932) Liberty Blake in a Kimono titled '"Liberty Blake in a Kimono"' signed and dated 'Peter Blake. 1971.' watercolour on paper