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    Sale 7435

    British Works on Paper

    21 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 141

    William Callow, R.W.S. (1812-1908)

    View of the Doge's Palace and Piazzetta with the campanile of San Marco, Venice

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    William Callow, R.W.S. (1812-1908)
    View of the Doge's Palace and Piazzetta with the campanile of San Marco, Venice
    signed and dated 'William Callow 1861' (lower right)
    pencil and watercolour, heightened with touches of bodycolour and with scratching out
    25½ x 39½ in. (64.8 x 100.3 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Probably London, Royal Society for Painters in Water Colour, 1861, no. 166, as 'Riva dei Schiavoni, Venice'.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY