22 May 2008
Carl Frederich Heinrich Werner (German, 1808-1894)
Cyclopean walls, Mycenae
signed and dated 'C. Werner. f. 1858' (lower left)
pencil and watercolour heightened with gouache on paper laid down on panel
17¼ x 28½ in. (43.8 x 72.4 cm.)
Executed in 1858.
Arthur Hobhouse, Baron Hobhouse of Hadspen (1819-1904), 15 Bruton Street, London, in 1899;
Thence by descent at Hadspen.
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