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    Sale 5428

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 626

    English School, 19th Century

    View of the island of Prinkipo, Constantinople

    Price Realised  

    English School, 19th Century
    View of the island of Prinkipo, Constantinople
    inscribed 'Prinkipo, sunset' 'Wbker's house'(?), on the reverse
    pencil and watercolour on paper
    8¼ x 11in. (21 x 28cm.)


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    In 1929 Leon Trotsky spent the first 4 years of his second term in exile in Prinkipo.

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