• Travel, Science & Natural Hist auction at Christies

    Sale 5809

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    15 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 93

    Edward Lear (1812-1888)

    Near Abou Simbol

    Price Realised  

    Edward Lear (1812-1888)
    Near Abou Simbol
    inscribed and dated '6.40.AM. Feby 3. 1867 near (above) Abou Simbol' (lower left), and numbered '(333)' (lower right), and annotated with artist's colour notes
    pen and watercolour on paper, heightened with white
    2½ x 10¼in. (6.3 x 26cm.)


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