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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 80

    Edward Lear (1812-1888)

    View of the Apennines at Abetone, Tuscany

    Price Realised  

    Edward Lear (1812-1888)
    View of the Apennines at Abetone, Tuscany
    signed with monogram and dated '1884' (lower right) and further signed and dated 'Edward Lear. 1884.' (lower right, overmounted) and inscribed and dated 'Abetone/1884' (lower left) and further inscribed 'ABETONE' (lower centre, overmounted)
    pencil and watercolour, heightened with touches of white
    10½ x 20½ in. (26.7 x 52 cm); in the original Foord & Dickinson frame


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 8 July 1986, lot 166.
    With Martyn Gregory, London.