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    Sale 7524

    Turin London Corfu The Collection of Giorgio Marsan and Umberta Nasi

    12 - 13 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 57

    Edward Lear (1812-1888)

    Argostoli and the Black Mountain, Cephalonia, Greece

    Price Realised  

    Edward Lear (1812-1888)
    Argostoli and the Black Mountain, Cephalonia, Greece
    inscribed and dated 'Cephalonia/May. 4. 1863' and further inscribed in Greek (lower left)
    pencil, pen and brown ink and blue and ochre wash, heightened with white, on tinted paper
    8½ x 13 1/8 in. (21.5 x 33.3 cm.)


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