20 - 21 November 2013
August Wilhelm Ferdinand Schirmer (Berlin 1802-1866 Nyon)
A veduta of an Italian castello and gardens
signed with monogram and dated 'AWFS 1836.' (lower right)
oil on canvas
39 x 51.5 cm.
Painted in 1836.
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