29 October 2015
Michel Jean Cazabon (1813-1888)
View of Trinity Church from Laventille Hill, Port of Spain, Trinidad
signed and inscribed 'Port of Spain - Trinidad / M. J. Cazabon' (lower left) and with inscription 'Port of Spain - Trinidad / M J Cazabon' on the reverse of the sheet
pencil, watercolour and bodycolour heightened with scratching out on paper watermarked 'Hallines' below a shield bearing the initials 'HP'
10 ½ x 14 ½in. (26.7 x 36.8cm.)
with Geoffrey Maclean, Trinidad.
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G. MacLean, Cazabon An Illustrated Biography of Trinidad's Nineteenth Century Painter, Port of Spain, 1986, pp.52-3, no.7 (illustrated in colour) and 132 (TLW.50.GeM03).
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