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    Sale 7652

    Exploration and Travel

    25 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 91

    Adolphe D'Hastrel (1805-1875)

    Rio de Janeiro dessiné du Sommet du Corcovado [1841]

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    Adolphe D'Hastrel (1805-1875)
    Rio de Janeiro dessiné du Sommet du Corcovado [1841]
    handcoloured lithograph, published by Wild, Paris
    13¾ x 24in. (34.9 x 60.9cm.)


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    D'Hastrel's panoramic view was issued as part of an album of eleven lithographs and separately (such as the present lot), for which see G. Ferrez, Iconografia do Rio de Janeiro 1530-1890 Catálogo Analítico, Rio de Janeiro, 2000, pp.436-438, nos 2756 and 2767.


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