2 December 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price Realised GBP 2,750
Russian School, 19th Century
View of Saint Petersburg's Stock Exchange
indistinctly inscribed and with inscription 'vue de la Bourse de Petersbourg.'
pencil and watercolour, pen and black ink framing lines
6¾ x 5 5/8 in. (173 x 143 mm.); and a View of the Dutch Church, Saint Petersburg (2)
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St. Petersburg's Stock Exchange, nowadays the Museum of the Navy, was built between 1805 and 1810 on the design of the French architect Jean-François Thomas de Thomon.
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