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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 66

    Edward Lear (1812-1888)

    View of Corfu from Kastrades, with the Monastry of St. Theodore the Tiro in the distance

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    Edward Lear (1812-1888)
    View of Corfu from Kastrades, with the Monastry of St. Theodore the Tiro in the distance
    inscribed and dated 'Corfu. 6 Decr. 1862' (lower left)
    pencil, pen and brown ink, on grey paper
    6¾ x 19 3/8 in. (17.2 x 49.2 cm.)


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    For a related drawing see lot 62.

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    Provenance

    R.E.S. Willison (+); Sotheby's, London, 10 March 1988, lot 153.


    Literature

    P. Sherrard, Edward Lear; The Corfu Years, Dedham, 1988, p. 182, illustrated.