London, South Kensington
3 May 2007
English School, 19th Century
View of Perth from across Matilda Bay, Western Australia
inscribed and dated 'PERTH WEST AUSTRALIA 1862'
watercolour heightened with white, on paper
13½ x 19½in. (34.2 x 24.2cm.)
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Please note the correct size of this lot in cm should read 34.2 x 49.5cm.
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