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Edward Lear (London 1812-1888 San Remo)
Property from the descendants of Charles Church (lots 229-244)
Edward Lear (London 1812-1888 San Remo)

The Temple of Olympian Zeus, Athens

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Edward Lear (London 1812-1888 San Remo)
The Temple of Olympian Zeus, Athens
inscribed and dated 'Athens / 8. 9th June. 1848', numbered '18' (lower right), and extensively inscribed with artist's notes throughout
pencil, pen and brown ink and watercolour, heightened with bodycolour
11 1/8 x 18 3/8 in. (28.2 x 46.7 cm.)
Provenance
Charles Church, a gift from the artist, and by descent to the present owners.

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