8 April 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,750
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
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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