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    Sale 5357

    Christie's Interiors

    8 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 687

    Hercules Brabazon Brabazon (1821-1906)

    Samarkand, Uzbekistan

    Price Realised  

    Hercules Brabazon Brabazon (1821-1906)
    Samarkand, Uzbekistan
    signed with initials 'HBB' (lower right)
    pencil, watercolour and bodycolour
    6¼ x 8 in. (15.9 x 20.3 cm.)


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    Samarkand is the second largest city in Uzbekistan. It was situated on the Silk Road between Europe and China, and is one of the most ancient inhabited cities in the world, celebrating its 2,750th anniversary in 2007.

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    with The Palser Gallery, London.