MYLES BIRKET FOSTER | The cathedral, Milan, Italy
MYLES BIRKET FOSTER | The cathedral, Milan, Italy
MYLES BIRKET FOSTER | The cathedral, Milan, Italy
MYLES BIRKET FOSTER | The cathedral, Milan, Italy
MYLES BIRKET FOSTER | The cathedral, Milan, Italy
MYLES BIRKET FOSTER | The cathedral, Milan, Italy
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MYLES BIRKET FOSTER | The cathedral, Milan, Italy

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,000 GBP

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MYLES BIRKET FOSTER | The cathedral, Milan, Italy

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

MYLES BIRKET FOSTER

North Shields, Northumberland 1825 - 1899 Weybridge, Surrey

The cathedral, Milan, Italy


Watercolour over pencil, heightened with bodycolour;

signed with the artist's monogram lower left: BF

154 by 191 mm. (drawing)

234 by 262 mm (frame)


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Condition Report

The pigments have been well preserved. The paper has yellowed slightly with age and there is a subtle mount mark - associated with a previous mount. Below and slightly to the right of the signature there is a small, minor, area of discolouration. This may be a repaired foxmark.


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Saleroom Notice

Please note that all lots in this sale will be kept at New Bond Street for 2 weeks after the sale until the 4th October. All lots after this date will be sent to our fine art storage facility in Greenford Park.

Cataloguing

Provenance

With M. Newman, London

Old Master and British Works on Paper Online
Online bidding closed20 Sep 2019 | 04:30 PM GMT