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    Sale 7627

    Dealing in Excellence: A Celebration of Hotspur and Jeremy

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 162

    A VIEW OF COUNT ORLOFF'S ISLAND, OPPOSITE KAMMENOI-OSTROV

    BY W. BARTH, 1811

    Price Realised  

    A VIEW OF COUNT ORLOFF'S ISLAND, OPPOSITE KAMMENOI-OSTROV
    BY W. BARTH, 1811
    Depicting the Elagin Palace before a river and with inscription 'VUE DE L'ISLE DU COMTE ORLOV, VIS A VIS DE KAMMENOI = OSTROV', and signed bottom left corner 'W. Barth St. Petersburg 1811', in a later giltwood frame
    28¼ x 37½ in. (72 x 98 cm.), framed


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