London, South Kensington
24 September 2008
Charles Frederick von Brocktorff (1755-1850)
The Grand Harbour with Fort St Angelo, Malta
titled 'The Grand Harbour with Fort St Angelo. Malta.' and inscribed on the reverse 'View in the great harbour'
pencil and watercolour on paper
7 7/8 x 9½in. (20 x 24.1cm.)
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