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    Sale 5979

    Old Master, 19th Century and British Drawings and Watercolours

    9 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 679

    Calcutta School, circa 1800

    A Chinese serow (Capricornis milneedwardsi argyrochaetes)

    Price Realised  

    Calcutta School, circa 1800
    A Chinese serow (Capricornis milneedwardsi argyrochaetes)
    pencil, pen and black ink, bodycolour
    9¾ x 13½ in. (24.6 x 34.3 cm.), unframed


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    We are grateful to Jerry Losty for suggesting the attribution and to Brent Huffman for his assistance with the identification of the animal.

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