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    Sale 5808

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    8 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 125

    William Simpson (1823-1899)

    The Imperial Umbrella and Bridal Chair, Peking

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    William Simpson (1823-1899)
    The Imperial Umbrella and Bridal Chair, Peking
    signed 'Wm Simpson' (lower right) and inscribed and dated 'The Imperial Umbrella/and Bridal Chair/Peking. Oct. 1872' (lower left)
    pencil, watercolour and bodycolour on paper
    14 x 10in. (35.5 x 25.4cm.)


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