Topographical Pictures

The annual Topographical Pictures sale features works by Western artists active in the Americas, Africa, Asia and Australasia during the great ages of exploration, trade and empire. Held at our London King Street saleroom, it presents paintings, watercolours, drawings, prints and photographs depicting the discoveries of new landscapes and cultures by itinerant artists such as Ernest Charton, John Webber, George Chinnery, Thomas and William Daniell, Thomas Baines and Johann Moritz Rugendas.

Christie’s is dedicated to offering topographical pictures of great provenance at auction and through Private Sales. Thanks to the unrivalled expertise and experience of our specialists, and supported by our representatives globally, many significant works are now in important private and public collections internationally. Please do not hesitate to contact our specialists in London for free and confidential valuations or advice.