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    Sale 5433

    Old Master & British Pictures & Old Master Drawings

    2 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 425

    Russian School, 19th Century

    View of Saint Petersburg's Stock Exchange

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    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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