9 July 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 750
GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
Attributed to Edward Dayes (London 1763-1804)
A coastal landscape with a beacon (?)
pencil, blue and grey wash
8 x 10¼ in. (20.3 x 26.1 cm.)
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We are grateful to Andrew Wilton for suggesting an attribution to Dayes.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Please note that this lot is sold unframed.
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