• The Ismail Merchant Collection auction at Christies

    Sale 5980

    The Ismail Merchant Collection

    7 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 121

    English School, 1857

    The Baillieguard Gate, Lucknow, after the siege

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    English School, 1857
    The Baillieguard Gate, Lucknow, after the siege
    with signature 'C. Martens.' (lower right) and indistinctly inscribed and dated 'from ...house/The Residency of Lucknow [crossed out]/after the seige [sic] Oct.25th.1857/... delt/(2)/gateway to Palace, Baillie Guard Gate Lucknow J Owens' (on the reverse)
    pencil and watercolour
    6 1/8 x 10 3/8 in. (15.5 x 27 cm.)


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