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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 69

    Edward Lear (1812-1888)

    View of Eze, Côte d'Azur, France

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    Edward Lear (1812-1888)
    View of Eze, Côte d'Azur, France
    signed with monogram and inscribed and dated 'Eza. 1864.' (lower left)
    pencil and watercolour, heightened with touches of white
    6½ x 10¼ in. (16.5 x 26.1 cm.)


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    The drawing to which the present studio watercolour may relate is in The Houghton Library, Harvard University, see V. Noakes, Edward Lear 1812-1888, London, 1985, p. 117, no. 32a.

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