February 27, 2017||19th & 20th Century Prints & Drawings

Was Walter Sickert Really Jack the Ripper?

Lot 37: Walter Sickert, The Camden Town Murder (The Small Plate), etching and aquatint, 1908. Estimate $1,000 to $1,500.

Though the official identity of Jack the Ripper has never been determined, there are those who believe Walter Sickert, the Impressionist painter called the most talented British artist* between Joseph…