4 August 2004
This lot is offered without a reserve
A. Reiger, 19th Century
A view of a coastal town with figures on the shore
signed and dated 'A. Rieger 1862' (lower left) and inscribed 'Ragusa' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
16 x 23½ in (40.6 x 59.7 cm.)
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