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    Sale 5348

    Christie's Interiors

    11 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 473

    Attributed to Arthur David McCormick (1860-1943)

    Lord Nelson aiding the escape of the Royal Family from Naples

    Price Realised  

    Attributed to Arthur David McCormick (1860-1943)
    Lord Nelson aiding the escape of the Royal Family from Naples
    watercolour
    17¼ x 12 in. (43.4 x 30.5 cm.)


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    King Ferdinand and Queen Maria Carolina fled from Naples to Palermo on board Lord Nelson's ship H.M.S. Vanguard to escape the threat of the advancing French army

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