12 - 13 December 2007,
Price realised GBP 12,500
GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000
Joseph Schranz (German, 1803-1853)
View of Corfu from the south
signed 'Schranz' (lower right)
pencil and watercolour
10½ x 18¼ in. (26.7 x 46.4 cm)
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For a note on the artist, see lot 598.
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