11 November 1996
Hendrik Kobell II (1751-1779)
The English Fleet at Sea
signed and dated 'H.k Kobell Jr. f.1778.'
black lead, pen and brown ink, grey wash, watermark Strasburg lily with D & C Blauw, framed
335 x 555 mm.
B. Jolles (L. 381a); Helbing, Munich, 28 October 1895, lot 331.
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A watercolour by Kobell dated 1770 of the Russian Fleet on the Thames at Woolwich from the Hans van Leeuwen Collection was sold in these Rooms, 24 November 1992, lot 345, illustrated.
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