27 September 2016,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 11,875
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
Friedrich Horner (Basel 1800-1864)
The harbour of Izmir, with travellers in the foreground and mountains in the background
signed 'F. Horner' and with inscription 'Harbour of Smyrna.' (on a fragment of the old mount)
graphite, watercolour, gum Arabic, unframed
11½ x 16 3/8 in. (29.4 x 41.5 cm.)
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See note to previous lot about the travels of Horner and his friend and collaborator Rudolf Müller.
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