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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 54

    Edward Lear (1812-1888)

    View of Mount san salvador, Corfu; and View of sant' Angelo, Corfu

    Price Realised  

    Edward Lear (1812-1888)
    View of Mount san salvador, Corfu; and View of sant' Angelo, Corfu
    both inscribed 'Corfu' (lower centre, in the margin)
    pencil, one pen and brown ink, both brown wash, on oatmeal paper
    9¼ x 14 in. (23.5 x 35.6 cm.) (2)


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    The present drawings relate to plates 2 and 7 of Seven Ionian Islands.

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    Provenance

    (1) Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 23 October 1991, lot 142 (part). With The Fine Art Society, London.