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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 122

    ATTRIBUTED TO CRISTOPH LUDWIG AGRICOLA (GERMAN, 1667-1719)

    Price Realised  

    ATTRIBUTED TO CRISTOPH LUDWIG AGRICOLA (GERMAN, 1667-1719)
    A finch resting on a branch a landscape beyond
    bodycolour
    11 x 8 in. (27.9 x 24.3 cm.)


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    William Curtis (d.1799) was a trained pharmacist living in London, whose greater interest was the study of flora and insects. He began publishing the Curtis Botanical Magazine in 1787.

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    Provenance

    By repute, William Curtis.