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Tam Fry with two of the drawings by artist John Constable.<br />
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Two previously unknown drawings by English artist John Constable that hung above a connoisseurs's bed for 50 years have sold for £115,000.<br />
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The small sketches of a woodland glade belonged to the late playwright Christopher Fry and were found by his son Tam while clearing out his father's home.<br />
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Mr Fry Snr placed the two pen and ink drawings on his bedroom wall after acquiring them in the 1950s.<br />
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After his death in 2005 aged 97, the drawings were placed in a cardboard box and left in a spare room.<br />
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Tam Fry, a retired BBC TV director, did not realise who the artist was at first until his daughter spotted the name John Constable RA inscribed on the mounts.