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AFTER ROBERT WHITE | London, a view of The Royal Exchange

Estimate:

5,000 - 7,000 GBP

AFTER ROBERT WHITE | London, a view of The Royal Exchange

AFTER ROBERT WHITE | London, a view of The Royal Exchange

Estimate:

5,000 - 7,000 GBP

AFTER ROBERT WHITE

LONDON, A VIEW OF THE ROYAL EXCHANGE


oil on canvas

unframed: 94.4 x 76.4 cm.; 37⅛ x 30⅛ in.

framed: 102 x 89 cm.; 40 1/8 x 35 in.


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Good overall condition. Significant repair at top margin and to a less extent along lower margin. One significant repair/resotration in the building itself, below and to left of centre, covering an area approx. 5x5cm. Otherwise elsewhere just minor retouchings. Ready to hang.


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Based on Robert White’s engraving of 1671, depicting a view of the Royal Exchange, London, as built after the Great Fire.1 It was also used as a plate in William Maitland's The History of London in 1739.1


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