21 November 2007
William James Müller (1812-1845)
Still-life with objects
signed with initials, inscribed and dated 'Turkish Utensils/Jan. 4 1844/WM' (lower left)
pencil and watercolour with gum arabic
10¾ x 9¾ in. (27.3 x 24.7 cm.)
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The present carefully observed watercolour was executed on Müller's second trip East. In the autumn of 1843 he travelled to Lycia as a member of the Lycian expedition.
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