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    Sale 7741

    Orientalist Art

    9 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 19

    Ovid Curtovich (Turkish, b. 1855)

    The courtyard of Kara Osmans palace at Manisa, Turkey

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Ovid Curtovich (Turkish, b. 1855)
    The courtyard of Kara Osmans palace at Manisa, Turkey
    signed and dated 'Ovid Curtovich/Smyrne 1896.' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    53 x 40 in. (134.5 x 101.5 cm.)
    Painted in Smyrna in 1896.


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 13 June 1997, lot 150, as: Cour dans le Palais de Kara Osman à Magnesie (according to a label on the reverse)