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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 75

    Edward Lear (1812-1888)

    View of Arenzano from Voltri, near Genoa

    Price Realised  

    Edward Lear (1812-1888)
    View of Arenzano from Voltri, near Genoa
    pencil and watercolour with gum arabic, heightened with touches of white
    4 1/8 x 7 7/8 in. (10.5 x 20 cm.)


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    Lear came to Arenzano during his walking tour along the coast from Nice to Genoa in December 1864, accompanied by his servant Giorgio.

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    Provenance

    With Agnew's, London.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 9 July 1985, lot 194.
    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 15 March 1990, lot 161.
    With Leger Galleries, London, June 1990.