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Carlo Bossoli

Valletta, a view of the Grand Harbour

VAT reduced rate

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 20,000 GBP

The Property of a Private Collector

Carlo Bossoli

Carlo Bossoli

Valletta, a view of the Grand Harbour

Valletta, a view of the Grand Harbour

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 20,000 GBP

Lot sold:

18,900

GBP

The Property of a Private Collector

Carlo Bossoli

Lugano 1815 - Turin 1884

Valletta, a view of the Grand Harbour


signed and dated lower right: C. Bossoli 1845

gouache on paper

unframed: 43.9 x 60 cm.; 17 1/4 x 23 5/8 in.

framed: 58.2 x 76.4 cm.; 23 x 30 1/8 in.

Gouache on paper wrapped around a stretcher. Overall in good condition. There is a light water stain at the left margin and at the upper right edge of the sheet. There is some creasing around the margins, mainly due to the sheet being wrapped around the stretcher. Some minor nicks and tears around the edges and some areas of rubbing and light abrasion. Overall the colours are strong and vibrant.


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With Galleria Garisenda, Bologna (their label on the reverse);
Acquired by the mother of the present owner;
Thence by descent.