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    Sale 5905

    Christie's Interiors

    7 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 87

    A SET OF EIGHT DUTCH ENGRAVINGS OF SHELLS

    AFTER GEORG-WOLFGANG KNORR (1705-1761), MID 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF EIGHT DUTCH ENGRAVINGS OF SHELLS
    AFTER GEORG-WOLFGANG KNORR (1705-1761), MID 18TH CENTURY
    Hand coloured from Les Delices Des Yeux et de L'espirit, ou Collection Generale des Differentes Especes de Coquillages Que La Mer Renferme, in cream painted and mirrored frames
    12¾ x 12 in. (35 x 30 cm.) overall (8)


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