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Herculaneum, Paestum and Stabiae
ALBUM OF 45 WATERCOLOURS AND GOUACHES OF FRESCOES, A MOSAIC, A CEILING AND WALL PAINTINGS. [LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY]
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,125 GBP
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Herculaneum, Paestum and Stabiae
ALBUM OF 45 WATERCOLOURS AND GOUACHES OF FRESCOES, A MOSAIC, A CEILING AND WALL PAINTINGS. [LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY]
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,125 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Herculaneum, Paestum and Stabiae
ALBUM OF 45 WATERCOLOURS AND GOUACHES OF FRESCOES, A MOSAIC, A CEILING AND WALL PAINTINGS. [LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY]
folio (392 x 270mm.), calligraphic pen and ink title, and index leaf with numbered list of drawings, 45 watercolour and gouache paintings on paper (various sizes, average 215 x 180mm., or the reverse), each mounted on paper, recto only, most with paper guards, early twentieth-century brown crushed morocco gilt, spine in compartments with raised bands gilt, gilt edges, some drawings becoming loose, two drawings torn, some guards torn or soiled, occasional spotting, covers detached, slightly worn
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Provenance

Mitchell Henry (1826-1910), Kylemore Castle, Ireland, armorial bookplate

Catalogue Note

This album contains 43 paintings, by several hands, of Herculaneum, and one each of Paestum and Stabiae.

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